Teaching materials in Architecture: Material selection for facades
October 1, 2019 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Presented by Dr. Bridget Ogwezi
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Robust architectural design includes material specification that considers more than just aesthetics and visual intent. Performance, durability, cost and environmental impact must also factor into materials choices. Join this webinar to explore how to engage architectural students, considering building facades as a case study of where architecture meets engineering.
What you will learn
- Get ideas to introduce materials to students of architectural design
- Explore simple exercises that can help students to understand materials and learn a rational approach to materials selection
- Help students to assess the cost and environmental impact of their material choices
Who should take part?
- Academics in architecture and architectural engineering