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.
Pre - or Co requisites: ARCH 141, MATH 102 (minimum), or permission of instructor
2 credits* (1 lecture hour, 2 laboratory hours), fall semester
This course satisfies the Liberal Arts and Sciences requirement and the SUNY General Education Requirement for the Arts