11512 Architecture Competition Project6cp; availability: approval from course director required to undertake the subject
This subject gives students the opportunity to undertake a current external architectural competition chosen by the subject coordinator for its significance and suitability for design experimentation. The requirements of the competition brief, including all parameters of registration, presentation, content and submission, are to be satisfied while adhering to a collaborative working method that approximates the professional design studio. The working method for architectural competitions used in the subject includes the formation of a team, the identification of strengths and tasks within the team, the formulation of strategic design directions and the generation of ideas and a process for their selection for further development towards a coherent submission. The subject is only available to students who demonstrate the capacity to work at a high level of design performance in a collaborative setting.
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