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    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  Jan 22, 2018
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018
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ARCH 2800 - Architectural Design Studio 1

This course introduces students to design as a way of thinking, creating, and making through a series of short projects. The projects stress critical and creative thinking and invention, interdisciplinary collaboration, observation and perception, communication and visualization. Using sketching, photography, model making, and computing students pursue open-ended investigations of form, space, materials, and the ideas that both generate and are generated by them. This course is required of all first-year architecture undergraduates in the B.Arch.  program.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: ARCH 2810 Architectural Design Studio 2, Corequisite: ARCH 2520 Digital Constructs 1.

When Offered: Fall and summer terms annually.

Credit Hours: 5

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