With a design brief, the student learns to work with the multidisciplinary nature of architecture and the complexitiy of the context in which architecture materializes into a design.
Students learn how to transpose the design into building information. dressing this building information takes place with special attention for the process and the possible impact of various external factors.
When working out a design or analysis in the form of models, students are able to make use of the design model labs at Antwerp University. Students wishing to make use of machinery or tools shall only be allowed to do so after specific consent of the model lab staff. In certain cases, a student may have to follow a preliminary training to be allowed to handle a specific machine or tool. Students will at all moments comply with the governing directives and safety measures.