251.871 Compulsory elective
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, SE, 3.5h, 5.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.5
  • Credits: 5.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to write a methodically correct, scientific paper on a subject of art and architectural history, deal with relevant literature and receive instructions on archive and source research.

Subject of course

Students are required to prepare a short academic work on the basis of a topic focus changing each year from the field of the history of art and architecture. The seminar communicates approaches for the structuring of the work in terms of method and content. Each student is expected to present his topic within the framework of a short paper in the seminar.

Teaching methods

Inherent thematic introduction, guidance for scientific work. Partial submissions with correction, small excursions on site, presentation of short papers and elaboration of a handouts. Feedback on all papers.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Achtung: die Anmeldung zu den Wahlseminaren erfolgt zentral über das Dekanat!

Die Anwesenheit bei der Auftaktveranstaltung am 1. März ist verpflichtend. Bei Nichtteilnahme wird der Seminarplatz weitergegeben.

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



Course dates

Wed15:00 - 18:0017.05.2023Seminarraum AE U1 - 4 Wahlseminar Kunstgeschichte

Examination modalities

Submission of a scientifically correct seminar paper, participation, intermediate submissions, presentations


TitleApplication beginApplication end
Wahlseminare13.02.2023 09:0016.02.2023 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 243 Architecture Not specified6. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.

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