ARCH 8716 - Design Studio 7-Thesis Defntn, 6 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ARCH 8306 with B or better or CIAT 8306 with B or better

Level: Upper

This course will consist of lectures and associated projects intended to provide the student with a framework that will support and guide them through the beginning stage of their Bachelor of Architecture thesis project exploration. Emphasis will be placed on developing research and writing skills that will enhance the student's ability to define an acceptable thesis project, develop a program based on a given set of requirements, and select an appropriate project site. The student will complete the Schematic Design of the thesis project for review and approval by the department faculty.