251.833 Collaborative Working :: Building Survey
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to contribute in the process of building-documentation as basis for analysis of a historic architecture and possible project development in a historic context. An understanding of collaborative work within a medium-sized project team and in application of various methods of docmentation is achieved. Further, students are able to manifacture plan material according to applicable codes and regulations. 

Subject of course

Within the course students learn to explore and research Schloss Drosendorf applying tools and methods of building archaeology. The work on-site as well as the task of compendig a basis for design and planning is seen as a process of getting to know the object in depth to foster a considerate context.based design.

Contents of th course are the practical application of a 3D laserscanner and photogrammetric capture on site, as well as processing the captured data into a basis for design as well as plan documents according to applicable codes and regulations.

The course is interlinked with the design studio 253.I70 Integratives Entwerfen Raum.Drosendorf - subscription to the course will be done automatically.

Teaching methods

. introductory lectures
. building documentation work and practical application of survey devices on-site (photogrammetry, laserscan)
. post-processing of documentation within workshops at TU Wien
. individual work on plan material and utilisation of documentational material for design purposes

Mode of examination




Course dates

09:00 - 18:0013.10.2022 - 14.10.2022PC7 Rhino Intensivworkshop
Thu09:00 - 18:0001.12.2022PC7 Rhino Intensivworkshop
Collaborative Working :: Building Survey - Single appointments
Thu13.10.202209:00 - 18:00PC7 Rhino Intensivworkshop
Fri14.10.202209:00 - 18:00PC7 Rhino Intensivworkshop
Thu01.12.202209:00 - 18:00PC7 Rhino Intensivworkshop
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

. active participation on site
. digital submission of results of building documentation

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
19.08.2022 00:00 05.09.2022 23:59 05.09.2022 23:59

Application is currently locked manually.


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 243 Architecture Not specified
066 443 Architecture Not specified
066 443 Architecture Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

expected is a basic knowledge in sketching and manifacturing of architectural drawings

experience in surveying and written communication of architectural topics with scientific intent is beneficial

Accompanying courses


  • Attendance Required!


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