CLASS 01 – Course Introduction

Thursday, January 25 and Tuesday, January 30

  • Location: V305
  • Topic: Course Introduction
    • Getting to know each other
    • First Day Survey (Mentimeter)
    • Course Introduction
    • OpenLab-Course Site
      • Navigating the course information
    • OpenLab-Course Hub
    • Communication
      • Only Citytech email will used
        • Blackboard and cunyfirst must use Citytech email
      • Slack (Slack Channel: arch 1231 spring 2024)
      • Openlab: Course site, Course Hub
      • Blackboard
      • Dropbox: Assignment, Reading + Sketch Submission
        • User : @login.cuny.edu
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module I – Assignment #1: Case Study Order and Geometry Diagram
      • Due Thursday, February 1, 8 am
      • Pin-up at next class
    • Reading #1– The Building + Building Systems:
      • Take Notes . Complete before next class. Upload at end of Module 1 –
        • Building Construction Illustrated:
          • The Building + Building Systems:2.02-2.04

CLASS 02 – Architectural Drawing

Thursday, February 1 and Tuesday, February 6

  • Location: V305
  • Topic: Architectural Drawing-Plan
    • Order and Geometry Diagram Pin-up
    • Student Lead Discussion on Building Systems
      • Reading notes review
      • Concept mapping
      • Note taking techniques
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module I – Assignment #1: Case Study Floor Plan Drawing
      • Due and Pin-up at next class
    • Reading #2– Egress:
      • Take Notes . Complete before next class. Upload at end of Module 1
        • Building Construction Illustrated:
          • Means of Egress: A.10-A.11

CLASS 03 – Architectural Drawing & Egress

Thursday, February 8 ICAA Workshop & Trip

Schedule: Room V305, 186 Jay St. Brooklyn, NY 11201 & Federal Hall

8:30AM    Class Start and Schedule Overview – Professor Robert Zagaroli 3rd

8:45AM     Welcome – Michael Mesko

9:00 – 9:15AM   Professional Introductions: Marty Burns & Mark Santrach

9:15 – 9:45AM   Introduction to Elements of the Classical Language & Measured Drawing

Intro: Michael Mesko; Lead Instructors: Marty Burns & Mark Santrach

9:45 – 10:30AM Travel to Federal Hall by Subway

10:30 – 12:15    Measured Drawing: Federal Hall Rotunda

Lead Instructors: Marty Burns & Mark Santrach

β€’ Techniques Demo β€’ Drawing Investigation β€’ Findings – Comparison with the Canonical

12:15 – 12:40    Return to Campus, Class ends at 12:40PM

Tuesday, February 13 – Remote Learning

  • Location: Changed to Zoom due to Storm
  • Topic: Architectural Drawing-Section + Egress
    • Federal Hall Floor Plan Drawing Pin-Up
    • Professor lead Discussion on Egress
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module I – Assignment #1: Federal Hall Section
      • Due and Pin-Up at next class
      • Reading #3 – Stairs:
        • Take Notes . Complete before next class. Upload at end of Module 1 –
        • Group B Presentation of Reading #3 Tuesday, February 20
          • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
            • Stair Design (+Special Construction): 9.02-9.03
            • Stair Requirements (Codes): 9.04-9.05
            • Stair Plans (Configurations): 9.06-9.07
            • Wood Stairs: 9.08-9.09

CLASS 04 – Architectural Drawing & Stairs

Thursday, February 15 and Tuesday, February 20

  • Location: V305
  • Topic: Architectural Drawing-Elevation + Stairs
    • Federal Hall Section Drawing Pin-Up
    • Student Lead Discussion on Stairs
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module I –Federal Hall Plan, Section & Elevation Progress
      • Pin-Up at next class
    • Module 1 – SKETCH #1: Sketch a place and it’s path of Egress. Be sure to label all components of Egress (Sketch can be a 3D drawing, Plan, Section or combination of all) I suggest you choose a location familiar to you like where you live or work.
      • Due Next Class
      • Pin-Up at next class
  • NOTE: College Closed Monday February 19,
  • on Thursday February 22 classes follow a Monday schedule
  • on Wednesday, February 28 classes follow a Monday schedule

CLASS 05 – Architectural Drawing & Elevation

Tuesday, February 27 and Thursday, February 29

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Module 1 – Assignment #1 Pin-up or desk crit
    • Sketch #1 Stair and Egress Pin–up or desk crit
    • Group 1 / Group B Presentation of Reading #3
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module I – Assignment #1: Final Pin-Up Tuesday March 5, and Thursday March 7. Reviewed and comments given.
    • Finalize + Submit Case Study Drawings in digital form before:
      • Due Class 6: Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday, March 14
        • Single page PDF to include are the listed drawing.
          • Order/Geometry Sketches
          • Floor Plan
          • Building Section
          • Building Elevation
    • Notes for Reading #1, Reading #2, Reading #3
  • Homework
    • Read and take notes on Reading #4- Materials + Properties:
      • Due next Class
      • Group 2 /Group C Presentation of Reading #4 on Thursday, March 7
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Building Materials + Life Cycle: 12.02-12.03
          • Concrete + Reinforcement: 12.04-12.05
          • Masonry (Brick/CMU): 12.06-12.07
          • Steel: 12.08
          • Stone: 12.10
          • Wood: 12.11-12.12

MODULE 1 – FINAL SUBMISSION

Module 1 Drawings Submission Link – DUE Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday, March 14, 8am- BEFORE CLASS

Module 1 Reading Notes and Sketch – DUE Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday, March 14, 8am- BEFORE CLASS Module 1 Reading Notes and Sketch – DUE Thursday, March 14, 8am- BEFORE CLASS

CLASS 06 – Materials & Properties

Tuesday March 5 and Thursday, March 7

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
  • Reading Group Presentation Group C / Group 2
  • Module I – Assignment #1: Final Pin-Up Tuesday March 5, and Thursday March 7. Reviewed and comments given.
  • Finalize + Submit Case Study Drawings in digital form before next class:
    • Due Class 7: Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday, March 14
      • Single page PDF to include are the listed drawing.
        • Order/Geometry Sketches
        • Floor Plan
        • Building Section
        • Building Elevation
      • Notes for Reading #1, Reading #2, Reading #3
      • Sketch #1
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 2 – SKETCH #2: Masonry Bonding Sketch (Photo Diary)
    • Reading #5– Masonry Exterior Wall Assemblies:
      • Due Thursday, March 14, 8 am, Submission Link Here
      • Group D / Group 3 Presentation of Reading #5 on Thursday, March 14
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Wall Systems: 5.02-5.03
          • Masonry Walls: 5.14-5.18
          • Masonry Arches + Lintels: 5.20-5.21
          • Masonry Wall Sections: 5.23-5.25
          • Masonry Wall Bonding: 5.26-5.27
          • Stone Masonry: 5.33-5.34

CLASS 07 – Masonry Exterior Walls Assemblies & Plan Detail

Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday, March 14

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Tectonics and Performance in Masonry Exterior Wall Assemblies
      • Student Lead Discussion on Masonry Exterior Wall Assemblies
    • Architectural Drawing – Exterior Wall Plan Detail Development
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 2 – Assignment #2: Exterior Wall Plan Detail
      • Due Thursday, March 21, 8 am
      • Pin-Up at next class
    • Reading #6 – Exterior Envelop, Moisture + Thermal Performance:
      • Due Thursday, March 21, 8 am, Submission Link Here
      • Group 4 Presentation of Reading #6 on Thursday March 21
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Moisture & Thermal Protection: 7.02
          • Flashing: 7.18
          • Wall Flashing: 7.22
          • Masonry + Stone Veneer: 7.28-7.30
          • Thermal Insulation + Materials: 7.39-7.41
          • Insulating Walls + Moisture Control: 7.44-7.46

CLASS 08 – Exterior Envelop, Moisture & Thermal Performance & Wall Section Detail

Tuesday, March 19 and Thursday, March 21

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Module #2: Exterior Plan Detail Pin-Up
    • Tectonics and Performance in Masonry Exterior Walls; Exterior Envelop, Moisture & Thermal Performance
      • Student Lead Discussion on Exterior Envelop, Moisture+Thermal Performance
    • Architectural Drawing – Exterior Wall Section Detail
  • The following Assignments are due NEXT CLASSS:
    • Module 2– Assignment #2: Complete Exterior Wall Section Detail
      • Pin-Up at next class
    • Module 2 – SKETCH #3: Masonry Wall Window with Lintel (Photo Diary)
    • Reading #7 – Windows:
      • Group D Presentation of Reading #7 on Tuesday, March 26. Group 1 Presentation of Reading #7 on Thursday, March 28.
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Windows: 8.02, 8.22-8.30

CLASS 09 – Windows & Exterior Wall Section & Axonometric Detail

Tuesday, March 26 and Thursday, March 28

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Module #2: Exterior Wall Section Detail Pin-Up
    • Tectonics and Performance in Masonry Exterior Walls; Windows
      • Group 1 Student Lead Discussion on Exterior Envelop, Moisture + Thermal Performance Thurdsay
      • Group 1Student Lead Discussion on Masonry Exterior Walls: Windows Thursday
    • Architectural Drawing – Exterior Wall Axonomentric
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 2– Assignment #2: Exterior Wall Axonometric
      • Due Tuesday, April 9 or Thursday, April 11, 8 am
      • Pin-Up at Next Class
    • Reading # 8 – Structural Forces + Components:
      • Due Thursday, April 4, 8 am, Submission Link Here
      • Group 2 Presentation of Reading #8 on Thursday, April 4
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Loads on Buildings: 2.10-2.12
          • Structural Forces Equilibrium: 2.13-2.14
          • Columns: 2.15
          • Beams + Spans: 2.16-2.17
          • Frames + Walls: 2.19
          • Structural Units: 2.21-2.22
          • Structural Spans: 2.23
          • Structural Grids (Patterns): 2.24-2.25
          • Lateral Stability: 2.26-2.27
          • Joints & Connections: 2.36

NOTE: NO CLASSES AT CITY TECH FROM FRIDAY 03/29 TO SUNDAY 03/31

CLASS 10 – Structural Forces & Components

Tuesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 4

  • Location:V305
  • Topics:
    • Module 2 – Assignment #2 PIN-UP and/or Desk Review
    • Reading Group Presentation by Group C / Group 2
      • Reading # 8 – Structural Forces + Components
    • Architectural Drawing – Exterior Wall Axonomentric
  • After Class Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 2: Finalize Drawings, Complete Notes from Readings
    • Prepare for Final Pin up next class.
      • Digital files Due Tuesday, April 16 or Thursday April 18, 8 am
        • Single page PDF to include are the listed drawing.
          • Exterior Plan Detail
          • Exterior Wall Section Detail
          • Exterior Wall Axonometric
    • Reading # 9 – Structural Steel:
    • Group C or Group 3 Presentation of Reading #9
      • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
        • Floor Systems: 4.02-4.03
        • Steel Structural Systems: 4.14-4.18
        • Steel Columns + Framing: 5.35-5.38
        • Metal Decking: 4.22
    • Reading #10 – Structural Concrete + Wood:
      • Due Tuesday, April 16 or Thursday April 18, 8 am , Submission Link Here
      • Group D or Group 4 Presentation of Reading #10 next week
        • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
          • Concrete Structural Systems: 4.04-4.07
          • Concrete Columns: 5.04-5.05
          • Precast Concrete Systems: 4.11-4.13
          • Wood Structural Systems: 4.35-4.40
          • Wood Columns + Framing: 5.47-5.49

CLASS 11 – Structural Steel, Structural Concrete + Wood

Tuesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 11

  • Location: V305
  • Topics:
  • Group D or Group 4 Presentation of Reading #10 next week
  • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
    • Concrete Structural Systems: 4.04-4.07
    • Concrete Columns: 5.04-5.05
    • Precast Concrete Systems: 4.11-4.13
    • Wood Structural Systems: 4.35-4.40
    • Wood Columns + Framing: 5.47-5.49
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Pin-Up at Next Class

CLASS 12 – Structural Concrete + Wood

Tuesday, April 16 or Thursday, April 18

  • Location: V305
  • Topic: Structural Fundamentals: Span and Space
    • Intro to Module 3 – Calculations: Students to copy/sketch:
    • 1. Structural Steel Grid with dimensions, and
    • 2. Structural Components (in section), and
    • 3. Structural Material Rules of Thumb and Draft Calculations
    • Complete for Homework and submit as Sketch #4, see below
    • Structural Components consist of:
      • Columns: Steel Wide Flange
      • Girders: Steel
      • Beams: Steel
      • Composite Floor: Corrugated Metal Deck and Poured Concrete
    • Group D or Group 4 Reading Group Presentation of Reading #10 (or any other remaining Group Presentations)
      • Building Construction Illustrated: Pages;
        • Concrete Structural Systems: 4.04-4.07
        • Concrete Columns: 5.04-5.05
        • Precast Concrete Systems: 4.11-4.13
        • Wood Structural Systems: 4.35-4.40
        • Wood Columns + Framing: 5.47-5.49
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
  • Module 3 | Sketch #4: Complete Structural Grid Sketch +Structural Member Identification before you return to class after Spring Break on
  • NOTE SPRING RECESS (no classes in session) IS FROM
    • MONDAY APRIL 22 TO TUESDAY APRIL 30 (Spring Recess)
    • Classes resume Wednesday, May 1, 2024

CLASS 13 – Structural Calculations and Sections Review

Thursday, May 2 or Tuesday, May 7

  • Location: V305
  • Topic: Structural Fundamentals: Span and Space
    • Module 3 – Calculations: Structural Grid Sketch + Calculations + Component Section
    • Module 3 – Partial Structural Axonometric
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 3 – Assignment #3: Structural Axon
      • Due Next Class
      • Pin-Up at Next Class
      • Please complete your Student Evaluation of Teaching sent to you via email for ARCH1231 and other courses. Your input is important, needed and helps us to improve how we teach.
        • This must be completed by May 15, 2024.

CLASS 14 – Structural System Drawing Review

Thursday, May 9 or Tuesday, May 14

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Module 3 – Assignment #3 Pin-up
      • Structural Grid
      • Calculations
      • Component Sections
      • Axonometric
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • Module 3 – Assignment #3: Finalize + Submit Structural Drawings
      • Due Next Class
      • Pin-Up or Desk Reviews
      • Please complete your Student Evaluation of Teaching sent to you via email for ARCH1231 and other courses. Your input is important, needed and helps us to improve how we teach.
        • This must be completed by May 15, 2024.

MODULE 3- FINAL SUBMISSION

DUE class 15 for Pin Up in class. Add to Dropbox link before Thursday May 23

Module 3 Submission Link Drawings

Module 3 Notes for Readings 8 , 9, 10 and Sketch 4 are on the Reading and Sketch Page, Scroll DOWN to Module 3 work OR click here: https://openlab.citytech.cuny.edu/zagaroliarch1231d552spring2024/reading-notes-sketches/

CLASS 15 – Class Wrap-Up & Activities

Thursday, May 16 or Tuesday, May 21

  • Location: V305
  • Topic:
    • Class Wrap-up Activities
  • Assignments & Due Dates:
    • End of Semester Reflection
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