University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

DESST 1505 - History Theory I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to B.ArchDes & B.E(Arch) & B. Creative Arts students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Quota: A quota will apply
Assessment: Quizzes, physical model making, digital models, hand drawing and digital drawing
Syllabus:

This course frames contemporary architecture, landscape architecture and urban design in the historical and theoretical contexts of previous design experience and debates. Focusing on key developments since the 20th century, the recent past is explored and explained in terms of its relevance to present issues and tendencies in design theory and practice. This course aims to develop and apply skills in critical reading and interpretation, including the establishment of an argument. Students will be exposed to a range of relevant criticism and scholarship employing different research methods. They will develop basic research skills and an understanding of academic writing conventions.

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Commonwealth supported
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Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11235 WR02 80 38 6 May - 27 May Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Nexus10, 207, Computer Suite
12458 WR01 80 8 6 May - 27 May Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Nexus10, 207, Computer Suite
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12456 LE01 160 46 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 4pm - 6pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 11 Jun Thursday 4pm - 6pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12457 SE01 160 46 2 Mar - 6 Apr Monday 4pm - 5pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
27 Apr - 27 Apr Monday 4pm - 5pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
1 Jun - 1 Jun Monday 4pm - 5pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre