ARCH 8306 - Design Studio 6, 6 Credits
Prerequisite(s): ( ARCH 7306 with C or better or CIAT 7306 with C or better ) and ( ARCH 7001 with S or better or CIAT 7001 with S or better )
This course is the capstone of the six semester sequence of architectural design studios. Building upon the thesis research completed during the previous semester, students will finalize a design program for their chosen thesis project. They will carry out a comprehensive design development study, present their design solution to a jury of faculty and visiting professionals, and defend the decision making process that gave rise to their design. The student is expected to show competence and care in their technological solutions and in the creation of a livable, efficient, and contextually appropriate structure.