MA • Architecture • School of Architecture
Xiaoyu Gao is studying for an MA in Architecture, a program in which students gain experience in the process of critical thinking, designing, and making to provide meaningful contributions to our built environment through the practice of architecture and urban design. We work to develop each student's individual capacity through critical thought, rigorous exploration and personal design vision.
History of architecture, Site design and operations, Lighting, Landscape, Concrete, masonry & tensile systems, Urban sociology, Tectonics, Structures, Sustainability, Climate & energy use, Aerial imagery, Drone production, Housing and comprehensive design, Urban design, Morphology, Building detailing, Typology, Fabrication, Building codes, Construction documents, Architecture regulations and policies, Legal knowledge, Materials, Numerical skills, Drawing, Engineering, Social awareness, Business management
3DS Max, AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Architecture, CATIA, Chief Architect, Revit, Rhino 6, Sketchup
3D digital modeling, Projective drawing & perspective, 2D digital visual media