251.882 Design Studio - Monument preservation and design: strategies of repurposing
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, UE, 8.0h, 10.0EC


  • Semester hours: 8.0
  • Credits: 10.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to effect both the planing of the design and of details when creating new functions and adaptive re-use programmes for protected monuments.

Subject of course

The aims of the design course concentrate on the adaptive re-use of listed monuments, especially of industrial monuments like historic factory buildings, workshops, industrial plants or habitations of the working class.

The design course offered in the winter term will deal with devastated "death areas" along the riverside of the Donaukanal which are resulting from functional change and loss of former importance. Based on historical research belonging to the function of the canal as well as on analysis of the urban structures we will investigate abandonend areas following the objective on planing and creating a recreation aerea in the very heart of Vienna.

Teaching methods

Historical analysis, should the occasion arise the research of historical building structures, sketch and design planing, single work als well as team work, discussion meetings, presentation

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Einführung am Donnerstag, dem 14. Oktober 2021 um 10:00 Uhr s. t. im HS 12



Course dates

Thu10:00 - 12:0014.10.2021Hörsaal 12 Einführung: 251.882 - Großes Entwerfen - Denkmalpflege und Entwurf: Strategien der Umnutzung

Examination modalities

Poster and beamer presentation


TitleApplication beginApplication end
Entwerfen Master (10 ECTS / 15 ECTS)13.09.2021 09:0027.09.2021 23:59


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture


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