AR-495(a) / 3 crédits

Enseignant: Schaerer Philipp Christian

Langue: Anglais

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.


Summary

The ability to represent ideas coherently and communicate a project aims effectively is a key skill for every architect. Design, painting, photography, modelling and graphics are essential to the architectural project and become didactic instruments for the development of individual talent.

Content

Keywords

idea and representation, the real and the imaginary, the object and its representation, image techniques, visualisation, filmmaking, animation, stop-motion

Learning Prerequisites

Important concepts to start the course

  • basic knowledge of techniques of image editing and 3D modelling
  • basic knowledge of image editing techniques
  • computer, digital camera (mobile phone) and tripod to work with during the whole course
  • Photoshop installed on your computer

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • investigate and interpret the visual environment
  • enhance visual faculties of perception and expression
  • formulate a personal creative process
  • develop and apply conceptual pictorial approachesa
  • translate an imaginary vision into a visual composite by means of figurative tools
  • formulate a personal creative process
  • produce stop-motion animations

Transversal skills

  • Plan and carry out activities in a way which makes optimal use of available time and other resources.
  • Assess one's own level of skill acquisition, and plan their on-going learning goals.

Teaching methods

  • Lectures and practical final work (individual)

Expected student activities

  • strong interest in (digital) image processing techniques
  • mandatory and attentive attendance during all of the course days
  • high level of personal commitment and active participation during course days

Assessment methods

Review of final work (100% of grade)

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants No
Forum No

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Apparent realities - Constructing the view
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Apparent realities - Constructing the view
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Apparent realities - Constructing the view
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Apparent realities - Constructing the view
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines

Semaine de référence

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