Kurt Dietrich

Final  Architectural  Thesis


This site documents the Architectural Thesis

in the RAIC Syllabus Program.


  This thesis project involved three steps:

1.0     Creation of an educational curriculum related to architectural design principles for elementary school grades seven and eight (Copyright, D&A, 2008)

2.0    Preparation of an architectural programme in response to requirements of the curriculum

3.0    Completion of an architectural design to suit the programme.

The First Presentation (Curriculum Research) was successfully completed on Friday, July 8, 2005.


The final thesis defence/presentation was completed on

Monday, 30 January 2006. 

The overall process has now been completed.

My thanks to all who gave so much to help me in the process.

The following links will take you to the individual sections. 

Thank you for your interest.



Part II: Level D9-B


Thesis Proposal Curriculum Introduction Thesis Summary - 4 May 05
1.0 Architectural History Preliminary Programme
2.0 Science of Buildings Room Area Calculations
RAIC Syllabus L9 3.0 Art/Architectural Design The Design Parti 
4.0 Social Aspects Functional/Bubble Diagrams
Proposed Schedule 5.0 Geography Preliminary Sketches
6.0 Mathematics The Proposed Site Area
Agendas & Minutes 7.0 Design Elements Architectural Design Precis
Curriculum Appendix Progress Review - 28 Sep 05
Additional Sites Total Bibliography Progress Review - 19 Oct 05
Stage One Documents Progress Review - 24 Nov 05
The Final Presentation - 30 Jan 06

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February 2008

This site was last updated on:

09/15/2008 12:08:33 AM

Copyright, Kurt Dietrich 2007