221-520-VA, Project 3
In this course the student will develop an understanding of the design and construction principles related to multi-storey frame buildings. The student will examine the design development phases of an architectural project. An advanced set of working drawings including elements from previous courses plus interior elevations, wall types , reflected ceiling plan will be developed. Concrete frame, steel studs with masonry veneer, curtain wall and pre-cast concrete construction methods will be examined. Construction theory related to different envelope systems, flashing and inverted roofs will be demonstrated. The relationship between the structure and the envelope will be stressed. The student will apply skills and knowledge such as architectural drawing standards, computer drafting and sketching learned in other courses.