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Lighting Fundamentals

The basic design and technical requirements of lighting systems are introduced with an emphasis on commercial and entertainment applications.

Prerequisite: ARLI250 Studio I, or equivalent

Studio Electives

Students may select from a wide rage of studio elective courses within or outside of their department or major. See The Hoot (Otis Course Catalog) for course descriptions.

Presentation Techniques

Comprehensive presentations of selected studio projects are designed and produced for display and/ or public presentation.

Co-requisite: Concurrent enrollment in ARLI462 Constructions.

Studio III/IV

 

Studio III: Interior/Display/Exchange

ARLI350    5 credits

Design theory, process, and interior technologies are applied to two different projects that address non-residential interiors, such as restaurants, stores, spas, exhibits, entertainment, meeting venues, etc. Prerequisites: ARLI252 Studio II, ARLI270 Digital Media I, ARLI261 Technologies + Ecologies II

 

Studio IV: Private/Interior Architecture

ARLI353   5 credits

Digital Media II-A, II-B

 

Digital Media II-A: Digital Translations (ARLI271)

Computer-aided drafting (CAD) is introduced and practiced through the production of presentation quality drawings of Studio I projects.

Co-requisite: concurrent enrollment in ARLI250 Studio I

 

Digital Media II-B: Digital Modeling, Rendering and Fabrication (ARLI273)

Digital modeling, rendering, and fabrication techniques are introduced and practiced.

Prerequisite: ARLI250 Studio I

Studio I/II

Studio I: Scale/Structure/Circulation Formal design strategies, three-dimensional modeling in varied physical media, and the graphic tools and language of architecture are introduced and practiced. Field conditions, movement, and events are emphasized through projects progressing from abstract compositions to a minimal program of inhabitation.

Technologies + Ecologies III

Technologies + Ecologies III: Building Technology

The materials and methods of building construction are studied. Basic structural principles are presented through an introduction to forces and resultants in beams and columns.

Prerequisite: ARLI250 Studio I

Technologies + Ecologies I/II

 

Technologies + Ecologies I: Landscape Technology and Ecology

The materiality, shaping, and construction of landscapes are studied through natural processes, grading, site engineering and construction, planting and water management.

 

Technologies + Ecologies II: Interior Technology

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