260.871 Excursion Tirana/Durres
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, EX, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: EX Excursion
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to grasp and analyse site-specific conditions in an urban context. The interpretation of these conditions serves as a basis for the development of strategies for future urban development.

Subject of course

The excursion is part of the course 'Along the sea'. Direct experience of urban design situations, is indispensable to teaching urban design. The excursions serve as a means to study closely particular settings on the ground. Trips have as their ultimate goal the development of skills in perception. They are meant to convey clearly to students a repertoire of possibilities for comparison and judgment. Preferable destinations are significant historical urban achievements, but also, locations, which exhibit contemporary tendencies in urban design.

Teaching methods

International workshop with universities in Pristina, Sarajevo, Skopje, Split and Tirana.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Excursion/workshop: 15-21.4. 2024

Individual departure and arrival. Details and further organization will be discussed at the kickoff on March 1st.



Examination modalities

Analyses and interpretation on site. In-depth study and presentation with local experts.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

UE + VO Studio Städtebau / VU Grundlagen des Entwerfens Städtebau or equivalent

Accompanying courses



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