253.369 Extreme architecture
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 1.5h, 1.5EC


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Identification of buildable structural applications and their implications for construction issues, form and function in order to aid decision-making (reasoning for what and when) in their own projects.

Subject of course

Extreme physical, social and / or psychological conditions challenge the architectural design and construction of a building. Buildings in extreme environments will be discussed in regard to their design strategy, construction and material selection as well as their functional usability. The architectural design approach and its realization in terms of planning and construction, choice of materials as well as its usability shall be discussed on the basis of built examples.

Additional information

All lectures:

253.366 VO Modul Emerging Fields in Architecture




Examination modalities

This lecture is part of the Modul Emerging Fields in Architecture.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.10.2018 09:00 09.10.2018 09:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture


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