Genre : Architecture
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN_10 : 9781119443803
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An accessible, climate-diverse guide that transforms readers from sustainable design novices to whole-solution problem solvers. Sustainable Design Basics is a student-friendly introduction to a holistic and integral view of sustainable design. Comprehensive in scope, this textbook presents basic technical information, sustainability strategies, and a practical, step-by-step approach for sustainable building projects. Clear and relatable chapters illustrate how to identify the factors that reduce energy use, solve specific sustainable design problems, develop holistic design solutions, and address the social and cultural aspects of sustainable design. Requiring no prior knowledge of the subject, the text’s easy-to-follow methodology leads readers through the fundamental sustainable design principles for the built environment. Sustainably-constructed and maintained buildings protect the health and improve the productivity of their occupants, as well as help to restore the global ecosystem. The authors, leading practitioners and educators in sustainable design, have created a resource that provides a solid introduction to broad level sustainability thinking that students can take forward into their professional practice. Topics include space planning for sustainable design, integrative and collaborative design, standards and rating systems, real-world strategies to conserve energy and resources through leveraging renewable natural resources and innovative construction techniques and their impact on our environment. Usable and useful both in and beyond the classroom, this book: Covers building location strategies, building envelopes and structures, integration of passive and active systems, green materials, and project presentation Examines cultural factors, social equity, ecological systems, and aesthetics Provides diverse student exercises that vary by climate, geography, setting, perspective, and typology Features a companion website containing videos for each sustainable strategy, matrices, templates, Sketch-Up and AutoCAD files, PowerPoint slides, and extensive instructor resources Sustainable Design Basics is an important resource aimed at undergraduate architecture and interior design students, or first-year graduate students, as well as design professionals wishing to integrate sustainable design knowledge and techniques into their practice.

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Genre : Art
Publisher : Nelson Education
ISBN_10 : 9781133419501
Copyright Year : 2011-01-01
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GRAPHIC DESIGN BASICS combines design principles, history, and current technology to present students a comprehensive introduction to the field of graphic design. Keeping pace with rapid changes in the field of design, while maintaining a consistently high academic quality, the text emphasizes design structure, visual perception and digital design, with a wide range of visuals from throughout design history, as well as the latest contemporary illustrations. Each chapter provides assignments with student sample solutions and critique sections to help students apply the concepts and assess their work. This market leader’s interwoven combination of concept, history, and practice rarely found in other graphic design texts has been enriched by integrating material specific to digital design. The accompanying Premium Website offers students bonus images, interviews with artists featured in the text, additional projects, studio techniques and research links. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : Design
Publisher : Fairchild Books
ISBN_10 : 1609010922
Copyright Year : 2012-02-03
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The Studio Companion Series consists of four books, available separately or as a set, that provide a launch pad into the study of design and architecture. Clear instructions and a wealth of examples give students a comprehensive look at the entire design process, from concept to presentation. Developed for today's student, the books present material in a contemporary and graphic manner and are compact and highly portable. The series includes: Design Basics, Drafting Basics, 3D Design Basics, and Presentation Basics. Design Basics familiarizes students with the fundamental elements and principles of design, offering them a vocabulary with which to understand and discuss interiors and architecture. Using well-articulated definitions and clear, highly-visual examples, this full-color book will expand students' appreciation of design and help them get started creating their own spaces.

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Genre : Business & Economics
Publisher : Association for Talent Development
ISBN_10 : 9781607285007
Copyright Year : 2015-09-16
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Genre : Architecture
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN_10 : 9781119312277
Copyright Year : 2017-09-25
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-Provides fundamental concepts and prescriptive techniques, including the latest on LEDs, in a concise, highly visual format---

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πŸ“’ Basics Of Design by Lisa Graham

Genre : Art
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN_10 : 0766813622
Copyright Year : 2002
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This heavily illustrated guide is ideal for those with little or no graphic design or art background who need to create first-rate visual page designs. Its unique conversational tone and "before and after" examples provide everything needed to create professional quality work.

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Genre : Commercial art
Publisher : David & Charles Publishers
ISBN_10 : 071532053X
Copyright Year : 2004
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Design Basics Index is full of inspiration for those working in the graphics industry, or those seeking to find a way in. The book guides the reader through a progression of visual and conceptual theories to samples and exercises that will stretch the designer's imagination and creativity. Also included is a section of advice and strategies for gaining agency and freelance work in graphic design, one of the most popular and difficult industries to break into. The Index series has become successful and popular for its hard-working approach and its vigorous and inspiring exercises.

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Publisher : I. K. International Pvt Ltd
ISBN_10 : 9788189866761
Copyright Year : 2008-01-01
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The aim of the book is to provide a good foundation of Computer-Aided Geometric Design to students who are doing under-graduate courses in engineering, especially Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Geometric Modeling and CAD/CAM. This book is organized in two parts. Part-I deals with the basics of differential geometry of curves and surface, a good understanding of which is essential prerequisite to what follows in the Part-II. Part-II is devoted entirely to the geometric designs of curves and surfaces, which are used in the development of computer graphics and profiles and hulls of ships, aircraft wings, satellites (to name a few large scale products) as also telephones, mobile phones, fancy flower vases (to name a few small-scale products). Concepts introduced are illustrated with examples, which are completely worked out. A list of problems is also given at the end of each chapter

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πŸ“’ Design by Steven Aimone

Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
Publisher : Lark Books
ISBN_10 : 9781579903497
Copyright Year : 2007
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Design is something we encounter all around us every day.The fundamentals of design are the same, no matter the medium. Examine what they are in this book, a survey.

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Publisher : Lulu.com
ISBN_10 : 9781300696087
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