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Architectural Planning 1 BLDC 2000

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Introduces basic planning issues encountered in building and site design with emphasis on residential projects. Covers the influences of site conditions on building orientation, interior layout, and exterior form. Focus is on planning strategies for achieving good spatial and functional relationships in a dwelling.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$557.80

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of BLDC 2000 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 33256

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Nov 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 33256
  • $557.80
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 329
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$557.80

Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be better able to:

  • Apply the 'design process' as an approach to developing thoughtful, creative and responsible solutions to practical site and building design problems.
  • Generate design solutions that regard influences, requirements, and constraints as design opportunities rather than design limitations.
  • Identify, analyze, and evaluate the factors from the natural and built environments that must be considered and understood when formulating design options.
  • Propose design solutions that respond to the influences and changing patterns of the built environment and that reflects the interrelationship of context, site and building.
  • Produce a workable design solution to a residential planning problem.
  • Illustrate design solution of orthographic and axonometric drawings, using various techniques.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Architectural Planning 1 (BLDC 2000) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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