APX522 Design Methodology

The course aims to take the student through the design methodology necessary to complete the diploma design project. The various parts of the initial aim, analysis ( typology and site)  the main concept,  the materialization of the design of the main concept are pointed out, followed through, supervised, and improved during the semester  in order to enrich the potential of the analysis, and presentation techniques of the student’s drawing diploma work, as well as improve the way he describes his main ideas, sequence of thought process and composition in oral and drawing presentation. Through examples presented, the class will aim to show the variety of techniques possible for each of the three studio directions and to maximize the work’s potential.