This course aims to define the term of technology in general through the literature and philosophical definition of Advanced technology Buildings, studying the history of industrial revolution, defining buildings systems & construction methods technology, development of technology and to clarify the Architectural structures, Going to the system of construction the course also clarify the traditional system of construction coming to the advanced building construction, finally the effects of digital revolution on the Architecture design and employment.
Also, this course book explains inter-relation between architectural and advanced technology & relation between architecture & structure.
The objectives of course are to strengthen the viability of the architectural and structural information of the students & new architecture style concepts designing that refer to new advanced technology systems in buildings.
Students will understand each new advanced building technology & construction materials
Distribution of Marks
Sarkisian, M. (2016). Designing tall buildings: structure as architecture. Routledge.
Charleson, A. (2014). Structure as architecture: a source book for architects and structural engineers. Routledge.
Chudley, R., & Greeno, R. (2006). Advanced construction technology. Pearson Education.
Soueid, A., Teague, E. C., & Murday, J. (Eds.). (2015). Buildings for Advanced Technology. Springer.
Schierle, G. G. (2006). Architectural Structures. University of Southern California