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Python Advanced


This course teaches Architects how to master advanced modelling techniques in Python. Students will learn how to create Custom Objects and extend them using Inheritance. Students will also learn how to construct a Grid to host objects, make Panels on to a Grid and develop this into a Façade System. Additionally, this course explores the use of Grasshopper in Python.
Best for:

Python users looking to master advanced techniques.

Difficulty:
Duration:
2.5 Hours

Learning Objectives


  1. Participants will be able to construct and edit Classes using Python software.
  2. Participants will be able to use Inheritance functions and Parent Overrides using Python software.
  3. Participants will be able to construct a Grid using Lists in Python software.
  4. Participants will be able to set up a Panelling Facade System using recursive logic in Python software.

Course Modules



Create a new Custom Object
  • 01 | Structure of a Class
  • 02 | Class Properties
  • 03 | Create an Object
  • 04 | Functions
  • 05 | Adding Input Parameters
  • 06 | Descriptive Text
Extend your custom object
  • 01 | Extending the Class
  • 02 | Accessing the Parent
  • 03 | Parent Overrides
Design the grid object to host the panels
  • 01 | System Overview
  • 02 | Setting up an Empty List
  • 03 | Testing the Outputs
  • 04 | Making the 2 Dimensional List
  • 05 | Create Grid Function
Create and Test a Panel Object
  • 01 | Create a Panel
  • 02 | Test the Panel
Integrate the Grid and Panels through a Facade System Class
  • 01 | Facade System Setup
  • 02 | Panelling Logic
  • 03 | Make the Loop
  • 04 | Graphic Cleanup
Install the Python Plugin for Grasshopper
  • 01 | Grasshopper as User Interface

Skills and Careers




2D/3D Modelling


Complex Modelling


Digital Modelling


Digital Optimization and Performance


Panelling


Scripting


Architectural Design

These are some great careers that this course will prepare you for:

3D Modeller, 3d Parametric Design And Visualisation Specialist, Architect, Architectural And Urban Design Specialist, Architectural Assistant, Architectural visualiser, Computational Designer, Design Technology Leader/ BIM Manager, Design Technology Manager (Architecture Design Firms), Design Technology Specialist, Digital Design Engineer, Technologist

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