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Architecture and Spatial Grammar Methods is a fully online unit provided by Open Universities Australia and Curtin University that focuses on spatial grammar methods, with particular reference to modelling, drawing and photography.
By completing this unit, you will develop valuable skills in architectural design and will learn how to manipulate and test spatial options using a variety of methods. You will be able to test and refine a design with the use of physical and digital modelling, and will learn the relationship and translations between digital and physical methods.
This unit is particularly useful as it offers many opportunities for work integrated learning, where practical teaching will take place in workshop settings and on sites, involving interaction with the architectural community and industry. Assessment consists of two major projects (35% each) and portfolio work (30%).
To be eligible to enrol in this unit, applicants must meet the following criteria:
This unit is a core requirement in the following course:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
In this Architecture and Spatial Grammar Methods unit, the topics you will study include:
The unit offers you a chance to develop essential knowledge and skills that will be vital to further progression in your architectural studies. To help develop your professional expertise, the unit incorporates work integrated learning strategies, where you can develop practical skills in workshop settings, on sites, or through the simulation of real work projects.
Furthermore, the unit involves interaction with the architectural community and industry, offering you an opportunity to make contacts and lay the groundwork for future work prospects.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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