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Python Essentials


This course introduces designers to the essentials of Python Essentials. Students will be introduced to linking Python to Rhino and how to run a script. Students will also learn about Variable and Data Types, using Lists to store collections of data, automating your workflow through loops and how to create a Panelling Grid.
Best for:

Architects looking to introduce programming into their project to create a more efficient workflow.

Difficulty:
Duration:
3 Hours

Learning Objectives


  1. Participants will be able to run a script using Python and Rhino software.
  2. Participants will be able to use variables and data types using Python software.
  3. Participants will be able to ask for geometry and create Lists in Python software.
  4. Participants will be able to set up loops and create a Panelling Grid using Python software.

Course Modules



First look into Python for Rhino
  • 01 | Introducing Python for Rhino
  • 02 | Running a Script
What types of data can we work with?
  • 01 | Storing Numbers
  • 02 | Booleans
  • 03 | Strings
  • 04 | Random Numbers
The link between Python and Rhino
  • 01 | Importing Rhino Commands
Use Lists to store collections of data
  • 02 | Asking for Geometry
  • 01 | Tuples
  • 02 | Lists
  • 03 | Predefined Lists
  • 04 | Dictionaries
Use loops to automate your workflow
  • 01 | For Loop
  • 02 | While Loop
  • 03 | For Each Loop
A case study to sum up the skills we have covered so far!
  • 01 | Construct a simple panel
  • 02 | The Rhino Geometry Library
  • 03 | Row of Panels
  • 04 | Panel Grid
  • 05 | Varying the Panel Height
  • 06 | Speeding up the process
  • 07 | Varying the Panel Scale

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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