2017-2018 Catalog Vol. 78 
    
    Oct 02, 2022  
2017-2018 Catalog Vol. 78 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ARCH 1403 Architectural Design I

CIP Code: 40201

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 3
Contact Hour Total: 96

Introduction to architectural concepts. The visual characteristics of two- and three-dimensional forms and spaces. This course will introduce students to the principles and elements of design within the context of the built environment. Students will be expected to complete 2-dimensional studio projects that develop their practical knowledge of the design process, design development, visual communication of designs (including formal presentation boards and freehand sketching), and sample selections. The course will also introduce spatial organizing concepts, behavioral and environmental psychology, color theory and design theory and composition.
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Lower Division Academic Course Guide Manual (ACGM) course



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