Construction Technology 1
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Level: Undergraduate, Graduate
Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Constructed Environments
Course Number: PGAR 5023
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
This lecture/lab course examines the integration of structural mechanical and architectural systems in complex buildings. Buildings that wed inventive technical systems with formal innovations are used as case studies. Construction systems discussed included post and beam, frame and platform, wood and steel, load-bearing masonry walls concrete frame.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions
Pre-requisite(s): none. Co-requisite(s): PGAR 5024 Construction Technology 1: Recitation. Open to: Masters Degree in Architecture Majors and Masters Degree in Architecture and Lighing Design Dual Degree Majors Only; Others by permission.