Exploring an Architectural Remodel
The goal of this assignment is to help students learn to interpret architectural drawings (especially plans but also sections and elevations), to practice analyzing three-dimensional architectural spaces, to understand how certain common and useful square footage measurements are calculated, and to suggest an appropriate reuse for a campus building based on space needs data and architectural form.
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Teaching Notes and Tips
Going over the different groups' projects requires a fair amount of class time.