Fiches de cours

Interactive conceptual design of structural forms

AR-483

Enseignant(s) :

Fivet Corentin Jean Dominique

Langue:

English

Summary

The class exposes students to the geometric design of material efficient architectural structures. The focus is placed on the conceptual exploration of a rich, diverse solution set. Hand-controlled methods and parametric tools are used, as well as strategies to rapidly take key decisions.

Content

Keywords

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

EPFL bachelor classes on statics, structural design or equivalent.

Learning Outcomes

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

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Expected student activities

Regular work throughout the full semester and interaction in the class room.

Assessment methods

The class is punctuated by three assignments (15%) and one conceptual design project (35%). The final oral exam is worth the remaining 20%.

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Bibliography

Form and Forces / Allen & Zalewski

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Slides and readings will be published on Moodle.

Websites

Prerequisite for

Projet de master

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16   CO120 
16-17    
17-18   CO120 
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand