AD116V Nordic Architecture 6.0 credits

Nordisk arkitektur

The course deals with the history of Nordic architecture, with emphasis on 20th century Sweden. The analysis is deepened through connecting architecture and society.

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The course deals with the history of Nordic architecture, with emphasis on 20th century Sweden. The analysis is deepened through connecting architecture and society.

Intended learning outcomes *

The objective of the course is to enhance the understanding of Nordic architecture, its ideological roots, theories, local characteristics and main actors. 

Course Disposition

The course consists of a series of lectures and excursions.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Completed and documented upper secondary education including documented proficiency in English B or equivalent (TOEFL, IELTS eg)

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

To be announced at course start.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

  • MOM1 - 75% Participation, - credits, Grading scale: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 6.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade *

  • MOM1 - 75% Participation, , grade scale: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 6.0 credits, grade scale: P, F

To obtain the grade passed on the whole course, both moments have to be passed.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Per Fransson

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web AD116V

Offered by

ABE/Architecture

Main field of study *

Architecture

Education cycle *

First cycle

Add-on studies

No information inserted

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.