Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2023

     

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ARCH 503 002 (CRN: 11516)

COMPREHENSION I

Long Title: COMPREHENSION I - ASSEMBLY
Department: Architecture
Instructor: Xu, Zhicheng
Meeting: 1:00PM - 6:00PM MWF (21-AUG-2023 - 1-DEC-2023) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 10
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 19-JUL-2024 1:51PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: This first comprehensive studio foregrounds structure, material, climate, and culture in architecture. Students conduct focused building precedent analysis through detailed drawing and/or large-scale models and develop conceptually rigorous, technically advanced architectural projects that demonstrate an understanding of material, structural, and thermal systems and performance as elements of building assemblies.