EA007 – Sketching

Course lecturer :

  • Dr. Pakinam Nabil Barakat

Course assistant :

  • Eng. Taghreed Ahmed

Course objectives :

Free hand sketching, coloring and rendering, line sketching, shades and shadows, lettering and printing forms important components of architectural discipline. This course aims at imparting desired skills in the above areas.

Course description :

Lecturers are expected to lay considerable emphasis on practical work so that students attain desired skills in sketching, lettering and printing. Submission program will consist of sketching building elements, street furniture, landscape elements, and other relevant elements related with urban design and planning.

Course assessment :

Assessment form Grade %

  1. Midterm Exam 15 %
  2. Quiz (5) 10%
  3. Assignments 10 %
  4. Interactive learning 15 %
  5. Final Exam 50%

Recommended text books :

  • Steel, L., Kinokuniya, 5-Minute Sketching Architecture – Super Quick Techniques for Amazing Drawings, UK, (2016).
  • Burden, E., McGraw Hill, Entourage, US, (2011).

Recommended refrences :

  1. 1. Fazio M.,Moffett M.,Wodehouse L., \”Buiding Across Tme\”, McGraw-hill, USA, 2009
  2. 2. Roth L. M., \”Understanding Architecture, Its elements, History and meaning\”, Westview press, 1998