261.084 Introduction to landscape 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.

2020W, VU, 3.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply the acquired knowledge and the specialist terminology. They will have a basic competence to analyse open space and green space in context of the surrounding built-up areas, to understand them according to their use and function. During the design studio students will develop integrated design solutions for urban open spaces which combine ecological, design and user-specific requirements. 

Subject of course

The "Studio Städtebau" consists of two parts: the "Urban Design Studio" and "Basics of Landscape Architecture". Therefore Design Projects which are developed in the course of the Studio Städtebau will be supervised by lecturers from both disciplines.

Teaching methods

Design Studio in groups

Mode of examination


Additional information


Students assigning for "Studio Städtebau" are automatically assigned for this course and group information is transferred.  

IMPORTANT:   All students assigned to "Studio Städtebau" PLEASE   subscribe to "Grundlagen der Lansdschaftsarchitektur" in TISS!!!


Students who have already finished "Studio Städtebau" (e.g. at a foreign university) and want to enroll  ONLY in "Grundlagen der Landschaftsarchitektur" are asked to contact the department via e-Mail landscape@tuwien.ac.at with subject line  GDLA Special Group


You have not taken part in an GDLA excursion during the previous terms WS16/17 - WS 17/18 - WS 18/19- WS 19/20 (or you have only attended one excursion)? i. e. you need one or two excursions to complete your course: In this case you do NOT need to inscribe to the entire course, please contact our department by mail: landscape@tuwien.ac.at, subject line Excursion GDLA.



Examination modalities

Landscape Design as an integrative part of the "studio Städtebau".

Course registration

Registration modalities

Students assigned for "Studio Städtebau" are automatically assigned for this course and group information is transferred.

IMPORTANT: All students assigned for "Studio Städtebau" PLEASE subscribe to "Grundlagen der Landschaftsarchitektur" in TISS!!!

EXCEPTION: Students who have already finished "Studio Städtebau" (at a different university) and want to enroll ONLY in "Grundlagen der Landschaftsarchitektur" must subscribe by e-Mail to landscape@tuwien.ac.at by 30.09.2020 23:00!

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Grundlagen der Landschaftsarchitektur06.10.2020 10:0006.10.2020 10:01


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 243 Architecture Not specified5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.

Accompanying courses


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