AR-461 / 4 crédits

Enseignant:

Langue: Anglais

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

Remark: Pas donné en 2021-22 - Inscription faite par la section


Summary

The course will tackle different types of practicing architecture with a focus on communication tools and its different formats to convey an architectural message. It explores strategies for translating the built environment with an experimental approach and a practical outcome.

Content

Keywords

Architectural practice, research and writing, publishing and curating, exhibitions, social media, storytelling, creative thinking

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Recognize different types of architectural practice.
  • Explore different mediums and its outreach.
  • Examine the characteristics of a specific format and its potential as a vehicle to produce knowledge.
  • Investigate practical examples, case-studies and actors
  • Produce a practical work capable of mediating/communicating architecture

Transversal skills

  • Demonstrate the capacity for critical thinking
  • Communicate effectively, being understood, including across different languages and cultures.

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra lectures and online guest lectures

Literature based discussions

Pratical work (individual or groups) and reviews of selected works

 

 

Expected student activities

Attending the lectures and participation in the literature based discussions

Develop and produce a research project / pratical outcome exploring a specific medium on an architectural work (i.e. publication, documentary, podcast etc.)

 

 

Assessment methods

Evaluation based in the practical work (intermediate reviews and final work)

Criteria: Originality, Structure, Examination of the object, Quality of the narrative, Adequancy of mediums, Communication effectiveness

Participation in the literature based discussion during the semester will also be taken into account.

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: UE G : Architecture By Any Means [BAM]
  • Cours: 3 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: UE G : Architecture By Any Means [BAM]
  • Cours: 3 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: UE G : Architecture By Any Means [BAM]
  • Cours: 3 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 12 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22