Academic Catalog

ARCH111 INTRODUCTION TO ARCHITECTURAL CONCEPTS

Course Code: 1200111
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AYDAN BALAMR
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The course aims to introduce the student to the scope and vocabulary of architecture. Analysis of form values; space, structure and meaning; order and character of places. Environmental and cultural influences on architectural form. Design activity at different scales, in relation to conceptual and material aspects.