목재, 석재, 철, 콘크리트, 유리 등의 건축물의 주요재료를 이해하고 각 재료들이 건축물에 적용되는 방식을 학습한다.
An overview of architectural materials, their qualities, and functions in terms of both engineering and psychology. The course seeks to assist students in understanding the aspects various architectural material available. By understanding the many issues concerning the production, use, and disposal of different building materials, the course seeks to guide students to apply building resources to the design process with efficiency and creativity. Visual and tactile experience of the material helps students to understand its possibilities. Students establish the ability to search and analyze the needed data on the material. The course places special emphasis on sustainable design and environmental preservation.