11 courses
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… 2020W, 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“ on 5, 6 and 7 October 2020, 9 to 12 am followed by an exam on 8… 2021S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction C

Franz Sam

2021S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction Integration

Karin Raith

Content: Based on the topic of the pre-diploma project (Architectural Design 5), the construction will be developed in an integrative process parallel to the design. Depending on the brief of the pre-diploma project and the individual interests of the students, a specific topic is defined for each student, which has to be systematically examined. Ideally, three alternative constructions should be… 2020W/2021S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Building Construction Integration

Franz Sam

2021S, Seminar, 3.0 ECTS

Circular Strategies

Lukas Allner

The climate crisis and scarcity of resources are forcing us to reduce the ecological footprint of architecture, but this obligation also opens up new opportunities for cultural expression. This Seminar addresses issues of sustainable building with a focus on concepts of circular economy / circular design. The demand for reuse can also be understood as an advantage and potential for… 2020W, scientific seminar, 3.0 ECTS

History and Theory of Landscapes I

Karin Raith

Constructive interference. On the interaction of landscape and architecture. 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 - also through structural interventions. The transformation of the landscape through building serves the… 2020W, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

History and Theory of Landscapes II

Karin Raith

Constructive interference. On the interaction of landscape and architecture. 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 - also through structural interventions. The transformation of the landscape through building serves the… 2021S, Vorlesungen, 2.0 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.   2020W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Privatissimum für DissertantInnen

Karin Raith

Support, criticism and guidance for writing a dissertation.   2020W/2021S, Privatissimum, 2.0 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). Which physical and geometrical laws… 2020W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS