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Architecture

Architecture is about providing appropriate shelters for human functions and activities through a comprehensive understanding of our living environment, our society and culture, our history and technology. The aim is to provide sustainable future for the next generation.

Learning architecture allows us to explore the intrinsic relationship between people, culture and city systematically. Research into the site context, building functions, and statutory constrains to provide a solution by developing an architectural design through a process of conceptualization and rationalization which echoes the past and forecast the future in a meaningful way.

We offer a broad range of architecture courses from award-bearing courses providing students with the foundation to study architecture at the tertiary level, to interest courses on architecture and design-related topics and technical courses on the practice of architecture.

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Waterfronts in major cities are a place of human activities, allowing the public to enjoy the edge between land and sea.  In Hong Kong, too often water frontage designs take a backseat to the economic need for reclamation, freeway expansion, transport stations, and private property development.  In this course, students will learn about the positive contribution of a well-conceived waterfront to the living hood of the cities’ dwellers through case studies, research on the historical development of waterfronts, site visits, and take an active role in the re-imaging of our waterfronts through discourse and design project.
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Duration 6 days
Fee HK$3,900
Research found that urban people spent more than 80% of time inside buildings. Think about your daily activities, you live at home, you study in school, you read in library, you shop in mall, you eat in restaurant, and even you do exercise in gym. All these activities happen inside buildings.
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Duration 5 days
Fee HK$3,200
混凝土是我們在建築設計中常用的物料之一,低調地和人的生活產生互動。 建築材料探索系列 - 混凝土產品設計工作坊便是透過設計和制作有趣實用的生活用品來讓參加者發揮創造力,認識混凝土的特性,和發掘它獨特的質感和優雅。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 2日
課程費用 HK$1,260
Architects use drawings as a means of communication to the client before the actual buildings are constructed. Their representation must be concise and clear. This course will teach students the basic technical drawings of floor plan, sectional drawing, and one point perspective using famous buildings from around the world as a starting point. Have fun learning about building design while learning to draw technically.
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Duration 4 days
Fee HK$2,500
The representation of creative ideas and design works are important in seeking successful enrollment into architecture schools. This course will help you prepare and individualize your portfolio for university application.
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Duration 4 days
Fee HK$2,500
If you are wondering what architecture is all about and would like a glimpse into the learning of architecture, this course is for you! You will learn about local universities' architecture programmes, the process to becoming a registered architect in Hong Kong and the skills required to design and present your project graphically and verbally.
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Duration 4 days
Fee HK$2,800
If you are wondering what architecture is all about and would like a glimpse into the learning of architecture, this course is for you!

You will learn about local universities' architecture programmes, the process to becoming a registered architect in Hong Kong and the skills require to design and present your project graphically and verbally. 
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Duration 4 days
Fee HK$2,800
這課程重點是導引大家去了解日本建築的藝術及其禪的內涵。日本有世界最古的木建築寺廟,為七世纪聖德太子由中國傳入,禪宗亦在當時傳入,其佛性思想實與聖德太子講釋佛經的如來藏思想同源。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 8個星期
課程費用 HK$3,040
The representation of creative ideas and design works are important in seeking successful enrollment into architecture schools. In this course, you will explore different ways to prepare and individualize your portfolio for university entrance application. 
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Duration 6 days
Fee HK$3,900
How can one represent the amazing buildings in Hong Kong? This course comprises of lectures introducing unique local buildings and basic sketching skills. Students will be sketching buildings at various locations with the teacher.

One sketchbook and required drawing instruments will be provided for students.
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Duration 6 days
Fee HK$3,900