A52O1A Orientation; History, Theory and Technology of Architecture 5 3.0 credits
Orientering; Arkitekturens teknik, teori och historia 5
Educational levelSecond cycle
Academic level (A-D)D
Grade scaleP, F
PeriodsAutumn 13 P1 (3.0 credits)
Start date2013 week: 36
End date2013 week: 37
Language of instructionEnglish
Number of lectures
Number of exercises
Form of studyNormal
Number of placesNo limitation
Only for ARKIT year 5 or TARKM year 2
Part of programme
At the completion of this course the student should be able to:
Demonstrate the use of tools for analysing a contemporary and historical situation from a sustainable and ecological perspective.
Present a critical discussion of concepts relating to sustainability and ecology.
Use this understanding to outline an individual standpoint towards the central topics in the course.
Communicate their arguments clearly through group digital and verbal presentations.
Communicate their argument individually through written and graphic presentations.
Course main content
The content of the course is to prepare students for their diploma projects.The course will contain different modes of learning. One part will be based on lectures and discussions, another one will be a workshop where the students both work in groups and individually. A symposium with invited guests will also be part of the course. Themes that will be focused upon is: What could a critical sustainability mean? Could we develop a method in relation to these themes?
The course will be based on lectures, discussions, workshops and a symposium.
One year fully approved architectural studies at the advanced level, courses and projects.
Meddelas i samband med kursstart.
- MOM1 - Moment 1, 3.0 credits, grade scale: P, F
Requirements for final grade
80% attendance on all compulsory activites, including seminars, review and tutorials
Pass grade for research task according to specifications
Course plan valid from:
Examination information valid from: Autumn 09.