Key Episodes of Western Architecture

Matthias Boeckl
Architecture, History of Architecture
2021S, Vorlesungen (VO), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S02697

Description

The lecture course investigates a selection of key episodes of the history of Western architecture that influenced architectural production until today. The most important innovation steps in their development are presented. The topics range from the "first house" via the consequences of the Copernican Revolution to the digital age.

Content in summer 21: Contemporary Topics, lecture course starts on 4 March 2021.

Lecture course on Zoom in English. Please register via the BASE.

https://zoom.us/j/98882804222?pwd=b3NiSXNQVEY3NFdUZUhZdTQyaC91UT09

Meeting-ID: 988 8280 4222

Kenncode: 927193

Examination Modalities

Oral exam, prseumably via ZOOM, please register via matthias.boeckl@uni-ak.ac.at

Required: Identification and contextualization of c. 5 image examples from the lecture course plus discussion of a text selected by you from the course material on www.architekturgeschichte.at or from any other source in topical connection with the course content. All images and texts from the course are available for viewing (not for download) on www.architekturgeschichte.at.

The pass word of the website with the slides will be conveyed to participants in the lecture course and via Email upon registration to the course on the BASE. Application for the oral exam from one week before exam date via Email. There are three exam dates in each semester, exams about lecture courses from the past three semesters (except summer 2020) can be taken at each date.

Preliminary exam dates in winter term 2020/21: 18 March, 2 p.m.; 22 April, 2 p.m. and 10 June 21, 12 noon.

Special exam mode for summer 2020 see respective BASE entry there.

Comments

Topics of lecture course (tbc):

Energy Design – Housing, Participation, Democracy – Sustainable Manufacturing and Agriculture – The Concept of Work – Hybrid and Generic Buildings – Mobility – Public Space – Cycle Economoy – Artificial Intelligence and Individual Creativity – Aesthetics

 

Key Words

Contemporary Topics of Architecture

Dates

04 March 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
11 March 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
18 March 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
25 March 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
15 April 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
22 April 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
29 April 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
06 May 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
20 May 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
27 May 2021, 12:00–13:30 Zoom
10 June 2021, 12:00–15:30 Zoom (examination)

Course Enrolment

From 20 January 2021, 09:29 to 05 March 2021, 09:29
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

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