8 courses
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… 2020W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Bauphysik 1

Bernhard Sommer

This seminar is intended exclusively for students whose Bachelor degree has gaps in the field of building physics. Accordingly, the respective preliminary work is dealt with individually. 2020W, scientific seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Bauphysik 2

Bernhard Sommer

2021S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design A

Brian Cody

Based on your research, we will discuss the environmental impact of your design from your earliest conceptual ideas. Together, we will develope your concepts to bring together design excellence and a sustainable construction strategies.Any idea goes: from passive strategies of how to re-use any amount of energy, material or component in a building to energy producing algae farms you can… 2020W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design B

Brian Cody

2021S, 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 develope design strategies that integrate architectural sciences, such as buliding physics and ecological… 2020W/2021S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Energy Design Strategies

Bernhard Sommer

2021S, 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… 2020W/2021S, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS