Core Module Information
Module title: Architectural detailing GA

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV07407
Module leader: Masoud Sajjadian
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Built Environment


Description of module content:

This module will provide a fundamental understanding of architectural detailing which is required for a career within the built environment.

Here you will use a variety of drawing tools to produce your architectural details. You will explore the importance of drawing styles, methods and industry appropriate conventions.

This module is delivered in a design studio environment. Here you will receive specific lectures, augmented with tutorial time to develop your architectural detailing skills. You will have access to the module team to produce architectural details which will make up part of this module's assessment.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Understand the styles and conventions for drawing an architectural detail

LO2: Understanding drawing scales and dimensions

LO3: Appropriately label (annotate) an architectural detail

LO4: Describe a two dimensional architectural detail

LO5: Convert materials into an architectural detail

LO6: Produce technical drawings showing an architectural detail

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Masoud Sajjadian
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Independent Learning Work based learning 170
Face To Face Lecture 16.5
Face To Face Supervised time in studio/workshop 13.5
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Technical Drawing 20 1,2, 3, 4 1 HOURS= 02.00, WORDS= 0
Technical Drawing 80 5 and 6 10 HOURS= 06.00
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Architectural detailing GA