OPEN HOUSE INTERNATIONAL, vol.40, no.2, pp.88-95, 2015 (AHCI)
Although the design studio has formally been the locus for design education, informal education approach has gained more and more acceptance in the world. Informal education, which is the education outside the confines of curricula, includes the acquisition of knowledge and skills through experience, reading, social contact, etc. Workshops cover the essential weight of this informal education. Although the role of the design workshops in architectural design education has been very limited through overall design education's past, many schools of architecture have taken steps to consider workshops as the part of informal learning and education.