Disclosure: when you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Introduction to Design and Nature Part 1

The Elements of Architecture and the Architecture of Life
(13 reviews)
55 students
Created by


CourseMarks Score®







Platform: Udemy
Video: 59m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

Table of contents


This session will introduce participants to the more relevant and yet mysterious elements of architecture and the architecture of life; specifically Sacred Geometry, Biomimicry and Ecomimicry. I will then introduce some lesser known architects, designers, and researchers who use these concepts and structures in their own work in order to make some predictions about the future of design in relation to sustainability.
This course features an 8-part lecture series that discusses the issues surrounding the subjects involved, namely:
•Introduction•Sacred Geometry, Atomic Particles, Vibrations•Geometry and Architecture•Theoretical Physics, Tensigrity, and Architecture•Golden Ratio, Pie, and the Fibonacci Sequence•Biomimicry and Sustainability•Biomimicry Design Special•Nature and Design

You will learn

✓ Consider the history of human interaction with natural cycles and patterns; namely Sacred Geometry and Cellular Structure.
✓ Explore the several design trends in relation to natural cycles and patterns; namely Biomimicry and Ecomimicry.
✓ Reflect on what current technology has to offer us when coupled with an understanding of ancient systems for sustainability.


• You should be able to use a PC at beginner level.
• An interest in architectural and landscape designs would be an advantage.
• An interest in nature is also a great advantage.

This course is for

• Individuals who have a passion for landscape design and nature.
• Professionals who want to know more about the latest trends in design.
Browse all courses by on Coursemarks.
Platform: Udemy
Video: 59m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

Students are also interested in