Course Directory

10 courses
Building Construction A

Franz Sam

Institut Building construction Lessons und training courses (VU), S00491, 2.0 hours per semester. Description 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 singel material ist used for creating the volume, the load bearing structure and the skin of the building. Special… 2017W, Vorlesung und Übungen

Building Construction B

Anja Jonkhans

Focus is laid upon facade connections. Prominent architectural examples (massiv- as well as lightweight construction) with be shown in the seminar. Afterwards development of details for current studio project through an intensive 5 day workshop. Attendance of the workshop and "The Making of..."-lectures are compulsory! 2018S, Seminar

Building Construction C

Franz Sam

2018S, Seminar

Building Construction Integration

Karin Raith

Content:Based on the topic of the studio design project (Architectural Design 5) the construction design shall be developed concurrently with the spatial design in an integrative process. In this way students will test the interplay of architectonic parameters - such as the influence of constructive decisions on the overall conception (and vice versa) and the contribution of tectonics and detailing… 2017W/2018S, Seminar

Building Construction Integration

Franz Sam

2018S, Seminar

Building Construction Integration

Anja Jonkhans

Organizational frame: According to the Curriculum of the Architecture master programme, 9 ECTS from the subject groups “Realisation”, “Theory”, and “Management, Practice and Communication” must be completed as integrated courses in connection with Architectural Design (Architectural Design 5). Students will work on the contents of the various subjects based on their own designs (§ 5 par. 7). Building Construction Integration… 2017W, Seminar

Geschichte und Theorie der Landschaft / History and Theory of Landscapes

Karin Raith

2018S, Vorlesungen

Plandarstellung für Industrial Designer

Anja Jonkhans

Theoretische Grundlagenvermittlung der Plandarstellung, Bauvorschriften, Normen, Ablauf eines Bauvorhabens. Anschliessend Planausführung (Einreichplan) für die Baubehörde. 2017W, Vorlesung und Übungen

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Karin Raith

Critique, advice and guidance on writing a doctoral thesis 2017W, Privatissimum

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 (architecture, furniture, articles of daily use). Which physical and geometrical laws are to… 2017W, Vorlesung und Übungen