Concept Driven Design: Visual Seminar and Studio

ARCH X 471.125

This seminar and studio course explores the ideas, imagination, and inspirations behind developing design concepts.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Classroom
Starting at $2,000.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

Please note: This course is restricted to students admitted to the Master of Interior Architecture program only. Registration for this course takes place through Cal Poly Pomona's BroncoDirect system.

What you can learn.

  • Identify cultural references, historic precedent, and prototypical paradigms
  • Explore the influences of cinema, animation, and video
  • Learn about fashion and fabric arts, technology, philosophy, and mythology
  • Produce a design research project

About this course:

This is the first in a four-course sequence that presents a comprehensive exploration of an architectural problem. A core learning object for the Master of Interior Architecture Program is that every designer needs to demonstrate a firm grasp of how an underlying concept inspires and guides a design project. A critical preparation for all studio work and the culminating thesis project, this seminar and studio course explore ideas, imagination, and inspirations behind developing design concepts. These are comprised of cultural references, historic precedent, and prototypical models and paradigms. Students study creative areas influencing architecture and interior design, including cinema, animation, and video; photography, graphic design, and the fine arts; theatrical set and lighting design; fashion and fabric arts; science and nature; digital arts and technology; philosophy; and mythology. Additionally, the course includes weekly readings and viewing assignments. Students produce a design research project on a topic of their choice and one to two small conceptual projects. 
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Concept Driven Design: Visual Seminar and Studio.

Design Communication I, II, and III; Interior Architecture Studio II. INA Graduate Standing. This is a required course in the Master of Interior Architecture degree program.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Enrollment Closed
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Bruno Bondanelli
368826
Fee:
$2,000.00
See Details
Notes

Restricted course.  Registration for this course takes place at Cal Poly Pomona through the BroncoDirect system. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 17, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Sep 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Oct 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Oct 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Oct 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Oct 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Oct 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Nov 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Nov 12, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Nov 19, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Nov 26, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Discussion
Tue Dec 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 406
Enrollment Closed
-
Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Steven Drucker
368825
Fee:
$2,000.00
See Details
Notes

Restricted course.  Registration for this course takes place at Cal Poly Pomona through the BroncoDirect system. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 17, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Sep 24, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Oct 1, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Oct 8, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Oct 15, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Oct 22, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Oct 29, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Nov 5, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Nov 12, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Nov 19, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Nov 26, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Discussion
Tue Dec 3, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214

Important Notice for Students:

This course is restricted to those admitted to the Master of Interior Architecture program only.

Registration for this course takes place through Cal Poly Pomona's BroncoDirect enrollment system. Log in using your BroncoName and password. Once you are logged in, use the menu to locate the services you are seeking.

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