Ar. Piyush Prajapati
Computational Urban Designers | Masters in Urban Design, UCL London
Piyush is an architect and a computational urban designer working in Dubai. This is Piyush's fourth successful course with Acedge. Born in India, he graduated from Government College of Architecture, Lucknow, India (2014) and later on pursued Masters in Urban Design from Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, London, U.K. He is known and felicitated for his research that was up for an exhibition at the Pompidou Centre, Paris in 2020. He was invited to speak on Big data and AI in Architecture at an international conference, Build IT, and won a Computational Medal and distinction for his Design Project at UCL in 2014. His Conservation Project also received recognition from the President of India in 2015. Conferred with Best Architectural Thesis by the Council of Architecture in 2014, he has found recognition in the Middle East, MEA, and Museum of Architecture, Slovenia.
This Acedge Summer School journey begins after your conceptual design ends. Start with Computational inputs for Environmental analysis, learn presentation skills to communicate your design and finally detail out an execution plan for your project with Good for Construction drawings, Estimation and Costing.
Summer School Calendar
Green Computing from SketchUp to Grasshopper
Do you think SketchUp is quick and convenient but not resourceful enough for environmental analysis? Upskill and learn computation and environmental analysis through tools like Ladybug and Honey Bee with SketchUp as the starting point.
Presentations that Impress
This course aims to share tips and fundamentals on making effective and visually balanced presentation boards to express your design or idea. The course can be learnt at your pace and through live interactions with experts.
How it's done? GFC-BOQ-EST
This course will help you get a better grip on practical aspects like Good-for-Construction Drawings, BOQ, Detailing, Estimation, and Rate Analysis with real-life project demonstrations from SJK Architects- Mumbai & Studio Naqshbandi-Auroville.
Will admissions to the Summer School only be through the Application form?
If all seats get filled by applicants the summer school will close slots. Else the course will be opened for direct enrollment after 5th May 2021.
Why is there a deposit for Full Scholarship?
The deposit is entirely refundable. The deposit is the simplest way we know to ensure dedication. The criteria for refund are 100% attendance and submission of all assignments (marks are not the criterion)
What will happen if we miss a class?
Recordings are available for all classes, however, attendance will affect your chances of getting the Aced it certificate! Our Attendance & Assignment criteria for Gold Acedge It Certificate are at least 70% attendance and at least 50% score in assignments.
When will you let us know about the results of the application?
We will intimate the results on 8th May and the invited participants will have to follow the admission procedure before 15th May 2021.