Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
DIGITAL TOOLS 5, ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNADPF05
Credits: 1. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G2 (First Cycle). Main field: Architecture. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: A3. Course coordinator: Architect Olle Bergman, olle.bergman@caad.lth.se, Design Methodology. Recommended prerequisits: Year 2, Computer 1-4. Assessment: The course is based on lectures, exercises and private studies. The private studies concern investigation and exercises related to course literature. Home page: http://www.caad.lth.se.

Aim
The course intends to give increased skills in CAD and a deeper knowledge of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) for architectural design work. The students will also be given knowledge in the use of ICT in future practice, and its significance and possibilities in the design process.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Contents
The course includes lectures, seminars and exercises and will give knowledge in the use of CAD. The exercises will use software from Autodesk , Adobe and SketchUp with applications in use for the Nordic market.

Literature
Course material as instructions and CAD manuals will be web based.
Autodesk Architecture 2009 Grundkurs och Avancerad, WITU
Redovisning av byggprojekt, Bygghandlingar 90
SketchUp Grund, WITU