251.006 Comparative history of architecture

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 2.5EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • to grasp the meaning of identity in architecture. 

  • to reproduce the identification of cultural identity in the recent architectural language.

  • to derive new ideas and concepts about identity-creating features in architecture.

Subject of course

In this semester the LVA is offered as an extra course to the module Cultural Spaces.

In the context of the module a project outline will be developed, which will be supported by a scientific article in this LVA. This article should serve to introduce the project to a potentially interested scientific community in order to find new partners or to initiate an exchange on the topic.

>>>> Preliminary meeting: Monday 08.03.2020 09:00 Online


Teaching methods

  • Introductory lecture as part of the module

  • Writing of a scientific article on a self-selected topic in the context

  • Discussions and accompanying support

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

seminar paper of approx. 20 000 char incl. spaces

Participation in the discussions

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