253.I63 Earth building Excursion including hands-on-workshop
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, VU, 2.0h, 10.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 10.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to to describe the spread of earth building in the country visited and to take away the essential techniques as handicraft experience..

relevant buildings representing the earth culrure have been visited, the techniques have been tried out and are familiar.


Subject of course

Tour of the country with the aim of getting to know the essential, but also special cultural monuments in earth construction, as well as trying out the earth building techniques that are available there and using the knowledge about this in the planning of buildings in earth construction.

Teaching methods

preparation of oral presentations about the regional eart building culture, visit of relevant examples of the regional earth building culture, hands-on workshops for learnig the techniques

Mode of examination




Examination modalities

 Oral presentations of prepared lectures and attendance of the hands-on workshop

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2023 00:00 05.09.2023 22:00 05.09.2023 22:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture Not specified


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