Special Topics in Architecture

Anton Falkeis
Architecture, Special Topics in Architecture
2020W, Seminar (SE), 4.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S01889


Urban Change_Next City - discussing multiple urban futures 

The course will focus on urban change and the role of architecture within this process of transformation. Since Cities in general are condensed descriptions of urban life – consequently they are focal points of global challenges too

Discussing multiple urban futures, we will speculate about the Next City.

Research by Design: Special Topics in Architecture focuses on the theoretical and practical implementation of interdisciplinary research strategies into the design process.

Examination Modalities

_Abstract Presentation

_Research Presentation

_Midterm Presentation

_Final Presentation

schedule to be announced


Kick-Off Meeting: Oct. 15, 11:00 am

Seminarroom to be anounced



present and hand in a short abstract about the main focus of the project. The abstract should provide an overview of the main problems you are dealing with in terms of speculating about their future impact on urban space. We will build on this document and continuously add our findings and speculations to this paper throughout the seminar.

Abstract: max. 100 words

Keyword: 1

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

Architecture (Master): Expertise: Instrumentarium: Experimental Strategies: Special Topics

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible