Architectual Design (Model House)
Essential Question: How important is the planning stage (creating a blueprint) when building a new structure?
When finished with the unit be sure to answer the essential question and complete your reflection. This may be found on this Google Doc.
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HomeStyler Mini Project Due: Friday, February 13th
Day 1: January 14 Introduction to Architectural Design
If you are choosing Architectural Design for your next unit, you will start today by working with AutoDesk's Home Designer. You will explore architectural design software by working your way through a 4 day lesson. To the right is the link to the web 2.0 software that we will be using. It is free and available for you to use online at school or at home.
Your Job: Design a Home that is Wheelchair Friendly
1. Download/Watch the following Powerpoint (to the left) and work your way through your task. This includes information about your client, hints on things to consider, and video tutorials.
- 3D WareHouse: https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/?redirect=1