Architectural Design Methods According to Advance Human's Intellect & Technology

  • Ahmed Talib Hameed Haddad University of Technology
Keywords: Architectural Theory, Architecture Design Methods


This paper explain design method as a ring or relationship link between theory and applied , and it discuss the important developments in the field of architectural design methods according to advance human's intellect & his technology ; firstly from intuition thinking ( according to try and error ) to the industrial revolution that is followed mathematical and rational limitation thinking , and this thought go directly to un-limitation thinking that’s followed new scientific revolution , and it is arrive to contemporary digital revolution . Beside this that paper search for a development relationship between architectural form and architectural design methods .

Finally must be recommendation how to effect this important development in design methods and tools on the task of teach architectural design.


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How to Cite
Haddad, A. T. H. (2018) “Architectural Design Methods According to Advance Human’s Intellect & Technology”, Iraqi Journal of Architecture and Planning, 13(1). doi: 10.36041/iqjap.v13i1.162.
General Architecture: Theory, Design, Methods