Course contents *
The course conveys a basic knowledge of architecture, Urban Planning and Building technique. This course will train students in spatial understanding and imagination, wealth of ideas, design capability and social empathy.
Intended learning outcomes *
The course's overall objective is to provide students with basic knowledge in Architecture and Urban Planning. The course is intended to provide a set of tools and concepts that enable a future development within the field and its process.
After the course students will be:
-able to generate and develop ideas.
-able to compile and communicate these ideas and evaluate and analyze them.
-able to account for human needs and functional requirements that should be the basis for building design and describe the buildings and installation systems basic technical function.
- able to give an account of human needs and other conditions which should be the basis for a sustainable community and city building.
- able to describe the social planning stages and have a basic knowledge of the laws, rules and different stakeholders' behavior affects the environment.
The course includes the following course elements:
ÖVN1, Architecture, 3 credits. Course is directed towards function, design and representation.
ÖVN2, Building technique, 3 credits. Course focuses on the project's role, building and installation systems design and materials and to understand the basics of a drawing.
ÖVN3, Urban Planning, 3 credits. Course deals with the legislative plan, the planning is done, policy and market role and driving forces behind the development of society.
PRO1, Project, 6 credits. Course means an individual carried out project that focuses on keeping experience from the various parts into a whole. Project work includes field studies with the preparations through studies and seminars.