This is a drawing course designed to teach the student interested in architecture to recognize and graphically depict forms and textures in the natural and built environment. Instruction will be given in the use of basic pencil, color drawing and rendering techniques; freehand and hardline drafting/drawing; orthographic projections, as well as in the principles of pictorial (oblique, axonometric and perspective) drawing. These drawing techniques, methods and principles will aid the student in the development of their drawing skills and in their own rendering style. The course will culminate in the execution and composition of a comprehensive architectural presentation.
Co requisites: MATH 102 (minimum), ARCH 141 or permission of instructor
2 credits* (1 lecture hour, 2 laboratory hours), fall semester
*These credits will satisfy the SUNY General Education requirements for “the Arts.”
These credits count toward the Humanities (List A) requirements for graduation.