Architecture River Aire Project Visit
Leeds Beckett University First Year Architecture students were treated to a tour along the River Aire in Leeds City Centre on 12 March 2019.
The teaching session in Architectural Design for first year group of the undergraduate BA (Hons) was moved into the city to provide students an important learning experience of survey and site analysis.
Students have been asked for this Design Studio module to propose a public programme for a medium-sized building on the River Aire waterfront in Leeds city centre. The building should comprise a public programme that students need to define. With a strong emphasis on research, contextual engagement and design speculation, this project focuses on the opportunities offered by public programmes that respond to the physical, cultural and social conditions of a site and its wider context.