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Busan Cinema Center, Seoul, KOR - Coop Himmelb(l)au

ARCHITECTURAL CONSTRUCTION II

INSTRUCTOR

Peter Raab | ARCHITECT | LEED AP | OFFICE HOURS : TH 5:00P – 6:00P + BY APPOINTMENT


COURSE INFORMATION

3350. Architectural Construction II [3]. Prerequisite: Arch 2351.
Study of Statics, member analysis, material science and advanced construction systems with emphasis on the systems module and introduction to system integration code and cost.


EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES This course is intended to:

- Deepen knowledge of and ability to incorporate structural design in architecture + interior design.
- Instill a basic understanding of mathematical, engineering techniques in the design and analysis of structures.
- Introduce key and informative structural precedents for means of analysis, interpretation and emulation.
- Apply and refine proper drawing and modeling techniques in building system communication.
- Establish a momentum of interest and inquiry in respect to structural possibilities and potentials in architectural design.
- Cultivate a spirit of inquiry and action.



MEETING TIMES

[Section 090] : T + TH, 3:30-4:50P [lecture] | Media + Communications Building, Room 353.
[Section 501] : M, 5:30P - 6:50P [lab] | Media & Communications Building, Room 265.
[Section 502] : W, 5:30P - 6:50P [lab] | Media & Communications Building, Room 155
[Section 503] : W, 5:30P - 6:50P [lab] | Media & Communications Building, Room 152.
[Section 504] : M, 5:30P - 6:50P [lab] | Media & Communications Building, Room 153.


GRADUATE / STUDENT ASSISTANTS

NICOLAS WATKINS | Section 501 | NICOLAS.WATKINS@TTU.EDU
VICENTE CARRASCO | Section 502 | VICENTE.CARRASCO@TTU.EDU
CHRISTY PURCELLA | Section 503 | CHRISTY.PURCELLA@TTU.EDU
LUNA VITAL | Section 504 | LUNA.VITAL@TTU.EDU


COURSE DOCUMENTS

Link to Blackboard
Lecture Notes 01
Syllabus



SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS

Dissecting Diagrids, Architect Magazine; Oct 2011
Maria Mingallon Lecture for Tex Fab 4; 2013
Arup: Metropol Parasol, Seville - timber mega-structure
Billie Faircloth, "The Beauty + Mystery of the 2x4" TedX Philly, Dec 2011



IMAGES

P03 Presentations