Summer Architecture Programme 2015
Suitable for those who want to undertake university careers in the field of architecture design, construction or urban developments
Co-organizer Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) 3 King Ling Road, Tiu Keng Leng, Tseung Kwan O, NT, HK (Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station Exit A2) [email protected]
Enquiry 3928 2777
A 2-week programme comprises a series of lectures, field trips and architectural design workshops conducted by professors, practising professionals, and experts from the field. Programme Structure Part 1 - To introduce students to historical, theoretical, and practical aspects of architecture - Consists of •lectures on architectural history and theory focusing on city design •guided field trips to significant architectural sites including the Hong Kong Wetland Park, Zero Carbon Building (near Megabox), Tai O Heritage Hotel, and architecture offices
Summer Architecture Workshop at London 2014
Lecturer Danny Yang
Part 2 - To give students an introduction to the culture of architectural companies and how they work outside of academia - To raise students’ awareness of the hands-on and interactive nature in architectural training - Consists of •Demonstration of the latest digital tools of an architectural designer and how those tools are applied in a practical way to develop a design •Short exercises to apply the design skills and knowledge acquired during the programme with a final product to present at the end of the programme
Spanish Architect with teaching experience from Chinese University of Hong Kong and Greenwich University of UK. Methodical and engaging, able to bring out the students' interests and motivation about learning architecture. Extensive professional experience on concept design, implementation and BIM project management working in many projects throughout UK, Australia, Hong Kong, PRC and Middle East. His works include train stations, world heritage sites, hospitals, residential complexes, shopping malls, schools, large commercial offices and sport facilities among others.
Programme Highlights •Architecture history and theory •Sustainable city design •Workshops in: Sketching / Technical Drawing / Model-making / Computer Modeling •Lectures in: Sustainable Cities Architecture / BIM theory and application / Architecture practice •To provide opportunities for individuals who are willing to improve their professional competence with advanced digital skills for an architecture position •BIM tools (e.g. Revit) •Design theory and practice through digital means •Wood workshop / laser cut workshop / 3D printing for model making
Date Time Fee
Certificate of Attendance will be issued by HKDI to the students who have completed the programme. The attendance requirement is 70%.
HKDI reserves the right to make changes to the advertised course information.
20 – 31 Jul 2015 Mon - Fri (10am-1pm & 2-5pm) HK$18,000 HK$15,300 (Early Bird deadline: 30 Jun 2015) HK$14,400 per enrollment (3 enrollments at the same time) HKDI English