4.109 Materials and Fabrication for Architecture


Class Info

Provides the material system knowledge and fabrication process skills to successfully engage with all areas of the shop, from precision handwork to multi-axis computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining. Progresses through a series of basic exercises that introduce the material and workflow, concluding with more complex problems that explore opportunities and issues specific to architecture. Lab fee. Limited to 12; preference to first-year MArch students.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.109 will not be offered this semester. It will be available during IAP.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the Shop for Architects — "Shop Class" for Architects site.

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