LASC 617

Advanced Design Study

Course overview

You’ll get the opportunity to carry out an individual design study of an issue of contemporary theoretical significance.

Course information

Available semesters Semester 1 2024 Semester 2 2024
Credits 20
Domestic fees $1,398.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to: 

  1. Apply a range of advanced techniques, media and software applications to communicate design visions, goals, strategies, concepts and responses.
  2. Evaluate complex design problems under critical consideration of their theoretical, technical and ethical dimensions.
  3. Develop advanced place-specific design, implementation and management strategies for plant and hard materials under consideration of cultural and sustainability aspects.
  4. Prepare a creatively and technically well-resolved advanced design response for a complex site at a range of scales.

Course examiners

Gillian Lawson

Gillian Lawson

Associate professor

Faculty of Environment, Society and Design