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Design studio 2 (6 points)



Caulfield Second semester 2003 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: This unit places the more abstract concepts and studies undertaken in Design Studio 1 in the context of design practice to meet human needs. The project work uses simplified professional projects to ensure students start to consider all aspects of design problems. The projects involve the use of brief, analysis of requirements, design problem solving methods, synthesis of design resolutions and communication of design solutions. The primary concern in the subject is for the student to be able to overcome the project constraints in order to integrate the range of requirements and issues, and achieve a holistic design that addresses human needs.

Assessment: One minor project: 20% Two major projects: 80%

Contact Hours: 4 hours studio plus 8 hours independent study weekly

Prerequisites: Admission to Bachelor of Design, DGN1001 and OHS1000

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