Melissa Benitez’s Profile

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Melissa Benitez
Major Program of Study
Architectural Technology

My Courses

ARTH 1103 Survey of Art History

ARTH 1103 Survey of Art History

A History of Art and Architecture from the Prehistoric Era to the Present

ARCH 1230 Building Technology II

ARCH 1230 Building Technology II

This course will study the basic materials of construction as well as the theory and practice of building technology. The course will include investigation of the assembly of building components and methods of construction while developing proficiency in both analog and digital drawing building information modeling (BIM) techniques, and professionally presented construction drawing page composition.

HEA 2110 – Human Sexuality

HEA 2110 – Human Sexuality

This class examines knowledge and attitudes towards human sexual behavior.

LIBARCH2205 Learning Places FA2017

LIBARCH2205 Learning Places FA2017

This special topics course offers an interdisciplinary approach to investigating our built environment using a case study focused on a specific place each semester. This course combines physical examination with information research and data collection using methodologies developed in multiple disciplines. Students from a variety of departments engage in on-site exploration and in-depth research of a location in New York City.

ARCH2480 structures1, SP2016

ARCH2480 structures1, SP2016

This course presents the basis for an understanding of structural behavior and design, with an emphasis placed on the theoretical and practical application of structural design principles for new and existing urban small-scale building structures. The fundamental scientific framework of mechanics, strength of materials, structural analysis and architectural design integration will be addressed. Conditions encountered during renovations and their solutions will be included. The course is presented in lecture and discussion sessions in conjunction with homework assignments. Students are expected to participate in class by asking and responding to questions, relating relevant experiences, offering opinions, etc. Exams and quizzes will be given based on class lectures and discussions, reading assignments and notes.

My Projects

The Gowanus Project: LIB/ARCH2205 FA2017

The Gowanus Project: LIB/ARCH2205 FA2017

Student projects on topics related to changes in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn.

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