Courses of Study 2013-2014 
    Apr 01, 2023  
Courses of Study 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ARCH 4613 - Furniture Design

(also ARCH 4513 )
Fall or spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Permision of instructor required. Students who wish to earn undergraduate visual representation credit must enroll in ARCH 4513 ; undergraduate technology credit, ARCH 4613. This course is applied as open elective credit for M.Arch. students.

G. Hascup.

Explores the history, design, and materiality of furniture. Analyses of materials and joinery-connective systems are developed in parallel with ergonomic restraints. Design transformation occurs through cycles of conceptual alternatives (models and drawings), increasing in scale as the idea evolves. Full-scale prototypes and detailed tectonic drawings are required on three pieces. Multiple enrollment under different course offering numbers is not allowed.

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