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Adaptive Strategies

Galo Patricio Moncayo Asan

Machines to exposed the unseen In present day architectural discourse, the mouse, the keyboard, hardware and software have become the main tools in the design process. These tools guide us in conscious and unconscious ways, influencing our way of working and thinking, therefore our design. In recent years, technological developments have started to close the gap between digital design and… 2021W, artistic Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Analog Algorithmic Aesthetics

Daniela Kröhnert

Digitally printed matter is often lacking the irregular, vivid and tactile qualities of analog drawings that are results of a plethora of parameters of the physical world and its materialities (i.a. bleeding or drying of the inkpen, smudges, scratches, humidity changes, ...)This course intends to give students the possibility to explore the vast potential for unique and individual expression, which… 2022S, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Applied Acoustics

Sophie Luger

The course is designed for students with an interest in the acoustic impact and auditory perception of the built environment. It provides knowledge on sound generation and sound propagation fundamentals and enables one to assess the auditory effect of architecture already at a preliminary design phase. Additional topics include the influence of sound on humans as well as potential noise… 2021W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Applied Design Concepts - Part A

Sophie Grell-Prix

Applied Design Concepts is conducted by Sophie C. Grell and Jose Carlos Lopez Cervantes Applied Design Concepts is an advanced architectural design seminar which examines the connection between conceptual understanding of design and form generation. Students will revisit formal outputs derived from relevant conceptual approaches within the discipline of architecture. Essential knowledge will be acquired by modeling. First by looking… 2022S, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Applied Design Concepts - Part B

Jose Lopez

Applied Design Concepts is conducted by Sophie C. Grell and Jose Carlos Lopez Cervantes Applied Design Concepts is an advanced architectural design seminar which examines the connection between conceptual understanding of design and form generation. Students will revisit formal outputs derived from relevant conceptual approaches within the discipline of architecture. Essential knowledge will be acquired by modeling. First by looking… 2022S, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Architectural Computer Generated Imagery

Armin Hess

The course will address various topics within the field digital imagery and CG production. By introducing advanced tools and techniques and through productive experimentation we will also address the ongoing discussion around the digital realm, image sciences and the iconic turn. Students are invoked to further develop their technical abilities as well as define/refine an attitude towards their style of… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Architekturentwurf I-V

Greg Lynn

Our mission is to engage contemporary culture and technology with architecturalinnovation in order to create new spatial experiences and invent new buildingtypes. Our studio embraces diversity and our students come from all placesaround the globe uniting knowledge and cultures in an intense studioenvironment.Our vision is to educate designers as thought leaders representing civic societyand a quality sustainable built environment. Our… 2021W/2022S, Künstl. Einzelunterricht, 15.0 ECTS

Architekturentwurf I-V

Cristina Díaz Moreno

Only for students of architecturaldesignstudio1 / Studio díazmoreno & garcíagrinda!   In case you are interested in an exchange semester in our studio please contact architecturaldesignstudio1@uni-ak.ac.at! www.diazmorenogarciagrinda.at 2021W/2022S, Künstl. Einzelunterricht, 15.0 ECTS

Architekturentwurf I-V

Hani Rashid

Hani Rashid's studio focuses on developing conceptual, practical, and critical skills for creating visionary future­ oriented architecture. The primary focus of the studio program is focused on the research and development of an architecture that is at once both a response to critical environmental issues while at the same time formulating new ways in which we create innovative formal and… 2021W/2022S, Künstl. Einzelunterricht, 15.0 ECTS

Architekturentwurf I-V

Efrén García Grinda

Only for students of architecturaldesignstudio1 / Studio díazmoreno & garcíagrinda!   In case you are interested in an exchange semester in our studio please contact architecturaldesignstudio1@uni-ak.ac.at! www.diazmorenogarciagrinda.at     2021W/2022S, Künstl. Einzelunterricht, 15.0 ECTS

Architekturgeschichte Österreichs

Matthias Boeckl

Survey of the most important episodes of Austrian architectural history in its international context. Topic in Winter Term 2021/22: Industrialization, monetary economy, consumption Lecture course in German. Registration via BASE required. 2021W, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

Bauphysik 1

Bernhard Sommer

This seminar initially was intended for students whose Bachelor degree has gaps in the field of building physics. There will be regular lectures on climate, thermal behaviour of buildings, thermal comfort, moisture in buildings, daylight supply, airborne noise and impact noise as well as room acoustics. Chapters are: 1 Energy, 2 Heat Transfer, 3 Humidity, 4 Climate, 5 Daylighting, 6… 2021W, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Bauphysik 2

Bernhard Sommer

2022S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction A

Franz Sam

The lecture imparts expertise on the interplay of building parts in constructions, while taking into account selected building materials. The focus is concepts of “monomateriality” – i.e., one single material is used for creating the volume, the load-bearing structure and the skin of the building. Special attention is also given to the strains having an impact on the building and… 2021W, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction B

Anja Jonkhans

Focus is laid upon facade connections. Prominent architectural examples (massiv- as well as lightweight construction) will be shown in the seminar. Afterwards development of details for current studio project. For all building construction courses pre-start in winterterm: A 3-day course „Building Construction Basics“ in the beginning of October 2021 (dtc), followed by an exam . The course and the exam… 2022S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction C

Franz Sam

2022S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction Integration

Franz Sam

2022S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction Integration

Karin Raith

The course accompanies Architectural Design 5 (the pre-diploma project). According to their individual interests, the students define a construction topic that supports and/or complements the design topic. The design is to be concretised, deepened and enriched through constructive considerations. Appropriate working methods are to be chosen (study of technical publications, material tests, development and evaluation of different variants of the… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Information Modeling

Michael Wögerbauer

The course will introduce students to office level project development and BIM. Therefore, each student is asked to develop a small scale project. Each seminar is structured in three parts: The first part consists of a short lecture giving insights to all planning phases, from competition to construction. During the second part, all aspects will be put into the context… 2021W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

CNC - Computer Numeric Control

Ivan Tochev

2021W/2022S, Seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Circular Strategies

Lukas Allner

This Seminar addresses issues of sustainable building with a focus on concepts of circular economy / circular design.The demand for reuse, and adaptability is not only an obligation for a resilient architecture but this challenge can also be understood as an advantage and potential for design experimentation.This term we will focus on building systems that are designed for change. We… 2021W/2022S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Design with Artificial Intelligence based Processes 1

Zeynep Aksöz

This course covers the application of artificial intelligence in the design process. The use of AI in the creative industry is an emerging field, where the use cases are investigated but not widely documented yet. Though these algorithms bring a new approach to design creativity where the interaction between humans and computers results in the emergence of novel design variations.… 2021W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Design with Artificial Intelligence based Processes 2

Zeynep Aksöz

2022S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Digital Design and Full Scale Fabrication

Andrei Gheorghe

DigDesFab21 Design/Build of Digital Artifacts in collaboration with: Philipp Hornung (Angewandte Robotics Lab) Jan Kovaricek (GHEORGHE Strategy.Architecture.Research) This class teaches the application of contemporary digital design and fabrication methods in applied, full-scale implementations. Student groups will generate knowhow through the analysis of reference examples, and will design parametric structures in full-scale by using easily processable materials. The design process will… 2021W, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Digital Making - Exploring

Daniela Kröhnert

2022S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Digital Making - Learning

Daniela Kröhnert

Today digital design and fabrication technologies are an integral part of common design workflows and at the basis of architectural practice. The translation/transformation from design to digital and physical matter is shaped by a range of tools and processes which are affected by material properties, technological advancements, culture and skill. Besides determining the respective boundaries/confines of digital and physical space,… 2021W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design A

Brian Cody

ased on your research, we will discuss the environmental impact - positive and negative - of your design from your earliest conceptual ideas. Together, we will develop your concepts to bring together design excellence and a sustainable construction strategy. Any idea goes: from passive strategies of how to re-use any amount of energy, material or component in a building to… 2021W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design B

Brian Cody

2022S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design Integration

Bernhard Sommer

Prerequisite: This course can only be chosen during your pre-diploma (5th semester) and has to be based on your pre-diploma studio project. Motivation: The impact of environmental and ecological parameters becomes increasingly formative in architectural design. To give architects a head start within this discourse, this course aims to develop design strategies that integrate architectural sciences, such as building physics… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Experimental Strategies Integration

Galo Patricio Moncayo Asan

Experimental Strategies Integration Integrated courses must be completed in connection with Architectural Design (Architectural Design 5). Students are to work on the contents of the various subjects based on their own designs. In the subject group „Instrumentarium“ students develop methods to manage and communicate their designs set in current economical, ecological, and political contexts. In this way, the students` artistic… 2021W/2022S, artistic Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Foreign Affairs I

Baerbel Mueller

Tamale Territories, Ghana The rapid and sprawling growth of the metropolitan area of Tamale in northern Ghana has led to the merging of the built environment with the coexistent tree savannah and agricultural landscapes. Tamale is the capital of Ghana’s Northern Region and one of the fastest-growing cities in West Africa. Tamale can be characterized by its horizontality and the… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Foreign Affairs II

Baerbel Mueller

Damascus Dialogues / Lagos Legacy / 10 years [applied] Foreign Affairs This term [applied] Foreign Affairs II will reflect on, deepen and translate the collaborations and findings of selected lab projects of the previous years into tangible material. Teaching and student team members and collaborators will go through this process jointly. With: [a]FA Baerbel Mueller, Gregorio M. Lubroth, Frida Robles… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

History and Theory of Landscapes I

Karin Raith

Water for survival, water for the senses. For thousands of years, people have been opening up the most diverse regions as living spaces, both by adapting their way of life to the geographical conditions and by redesigning the local environment according to their needs. Water management plays a central role in this. On the one hand, the transformation of landscapes… 2021W, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

History and Theory of Landscapes II

Karin Raith

Water for survival, water for the senses For thousands of years, people have been opening up the most diverse regions as living spaces, both by adapting their way of life to the geographical conditions and by redesigning the local environment according to their needs. Water management plays a central role in this. On the one hand, the transformation of the… 2022S, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

History of Architecture Integration

Matthias Boeckl

Ongoing individual discussion and guidance of developing diploma thesis / of developing Pre-diploma-integration paper in architectural history. Dates by app. 2021W/2022S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Key Episodes of Western Architecture

Matthias Boeckl

2022S, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

Kolloquium für Master- und Doktoratsstudierende

Mario Carpo

  tutorial meetings will be scheduled on demand, based on the student's submission of documentation in writing providing the basis for each ad-personam discussion.  2021W/2022S, Colloquium, 4.0 ECTS

Kolloquium für Master- und Doktoratsstudierende

Karin Raith

The colloquium comprises various teaching formats, from individual consultations and desk crits to joint reflections on working methods, research topics and project content. Individual supervision serves to provide support and practical assistance for doctoral students (PhD candidates) as well as for those architecture students who want to deal more intensively with questions of building construction in their master thesis. Joint… 2021W/2022S, Colloquium, 4.0 ECTS

Kolloquium für Master- und Doktoratsstudierende

Matthias Boeckl

Ongoing individual discussion of developing dissertation. Dates by app. 2021W/2022S, Colloquium, 4.0 ECTS

Kolloquium für Master- und Doktoratsstudierende

Anton Falkeis

_meetings according to personal agreement (anton.falkeis@uni-ak.ac.at) 2021W/2022S, Colloquium, 4.0 ECTS

Legal Conditions of Architecture

Gerald Fuchs

2022S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Plandarstellung für Industrial Designer

Anja Jonkhans

Theoretical basics of the plan presentation, building regulations, standards, construction project procedure. Subsequently, plan execution (plan for submission) for the building authority. In addition to the lecture, Karin and I offer regular weekly support for the design and construction process in our office or in case it is neccessary via Zoom: every Tuesday 9:00 -11:00 and every Wednesday 14:00 -… 2021W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Sanford Kwinter

2021W/2022S, Privatissimum, 4.0 ECTS

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Patrik Schumacher

2021W/2022S, Privatissimum, 4.0 ECTS

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Greg Lynn

The PhD program in Architecture offers an academic degree to scholars with the proven capacity for original specialized research in architecture, and the ability to achieve eminence in the field. Applicants should have completed a first professional degree in architecture (a five-year Bachelor of Architecture degree or a professional Master of Architecture degree), should be able to demonstration clear communication… 2021W/2022S, Privatissimum, 4.0 ECTS

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Hani Rashid

Supervision of PhD students whose area of research revolves primarily around architectural innovation and the future of cities. Encouraged to apply are architecture graduates or practicing architects and scholars that aim to pursue in-depth research on pertinent issues relevant to the present and future realities of cities enhanced by cutting-edge technology. Such topics are reflected in the department’s pedagogical focus… 2021W/2022S, Privatissimum, 4.0 ECTS

Raum und Konstruktion

Karin Raith

Construction is both an instrument for producing spaces and objects and a means of artistic expression - a sort of language. The course imparts basic knowledge of the syntax and vocabulary of this language and deals with key construction principles applicable to physical objects of various sizes (articles of daily use, furniture, and especially architecture). We deal with the following… 2021W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Special Topics in Architecture

Anton Falkeis

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. They are complex systems that can no longer be understood as spatial entities. Today´s cities… 2021W/2022S, Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Strategy of Communication

Wojciech Czaja

2021W, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Structural Design A

Wolf Mangelsdorf

2021W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

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