251.688 Townscape and Protected Areas
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 3.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the definition of Preservation Areas in the built historic context. Sudents have developed the knowloedge of new methods and criteria for the Identification, Management and Development of Preservation Areas on the example of existing protected areas in Vienna 

Subject of course

Protected areas are not only a tool of urban planning, which allows it to control structural needs, but also directly refers to preservation goals. Protected areas are usually meant to preserve and develop the historic city. Based on a selection of specific examples of protected areas in Vienna, we want to improve the quality of buildings and ensembles located in protected areas, to name and to analyze them, despite potential conflicts and changing needs.

Teaching methods

Three step mehtod: "Baualtersplan", characteristic Elements in the decoration of the fassades, Ensemble Visualization. 

Mode of examination


Additional information


Course dates: always on Monday between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.

1st lession : 22.03.2021, 1:30 p.m., ONLINE



Meeting-Kennnummer:121 921 3121

Passwort: HqaBEnze535

Gastgeber-Kennnummer: 902690

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Examination modalities

Presention and A4/A3 bool of the study.


TitleApplication beginApplication end
Wahlseminar 2021S15.02.2021 09:0022.02.2021 23:59


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 243 Architecture 6. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Werkstattberichte Nr. 133

Wien. Dekorative Fassadenelemente in der Gründerzeit zwischen 1840 und 1918


2013 Stadtentwicklung Wien


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