280.769 Planning Studio This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, PR, 6.0h, 6.0EC


  • Semester hours: 6.0
  • Credits: 6.0
  • Type: PR Project
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • name basic spatial structural features
  • develop independently the analytical foundations
  • explain basic structural relations between society, built environment and regulations
  • apply basic methods of spatial analysis and spatial representation
  • independently develop simple spatial analyzes (in different layers), based on the foundations attained in the course, in the form of reports including maps
  • develop scenarios and future plans (vision) as a basis for future development as well as to define necessary goals and measures for achieving the vision
  • create a (simple) graphical design (posters) and do a presentation

Subject of course

The spatial workshop is divided into two sequences:

  1. Observe and analyze space: collection and processing of the space experience (photos, mental maps, plans, action and exercise areas, findings, observations, etc.), editing space categories and analysis transport, construction, land use) from an existing plans, research on space analysis categories (data, numbers, facts, analysis, etc.)
  2. Develop and analyze space: creative utopian future workshop, common reflection and combination of factors and categories of spatial analysis, essays reflecting the Group Vision.

Teaching methods

  • inspection of the local environment
  • observations
  • walks
  • interviews, surveys
  • literatur and internet research
  • .....

Possible additional methods will be presented in the course

Mode of examination


Additional information

   The course starts for everyone on the 04.03.2022

Phase 1 is an individual task, task of phase 2 will be done in groups.

 The course sessions will take place in presence mode. Please follow TU Wien regulations. Changes due to the coronavirus pandemic may occur."




Course dates

Fri13:00 - 17:0004.03.2022 - 08.04.2022Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL (LIVE)Einheit
Fri10:00 - 12:0006.05.2022Seminarraum EBU1-1 - RPL Workshop
Fri13:00 - 18:0006.05.2022Seminarraum EB EG-1 - RPL Workshop
Planning Studio - Single appointments
Fri04.03.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL Einheit
Fri11.03.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL Einheit
Fri18.03.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL ONLINE: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/99413012590?pwd=RnJCcXA4T29aeXdlbmNhY0U1MCtwQT09
Fri25.03.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL Einheit
Fri01.04.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL Einheit
Fri08.04.202213:00 - 17:00Seminarraum EBEG-2 - RPL Einheit
Fri06.05.202210:00 - 12:00Seminarraum EBU1-1 - RPL Workshop
Fri06.05.202213:00 - 18:00Seminarraum EB EG-1 - RPL Workshop

Examination modalities

Grading: The grades of all phases must be positive.

Phase 1 (single person work): weight: 40% of overall grading

Precondition: The grade of phase 1 must be positive to take part in phase 2

Phase 2 (group work): weight: 50% of overall grade and essay (single person work): weight 10% of the overall grade

Please note that while the different groups in phase 2 might have different schedules this does not reflect the workload which is the same in all groups.


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.02.2022 10:00 02.03.2022 12:00 05.03.2022 12:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 240 Spatial Planning Mandatory1. Semestertrue
Course belongs to the introductory and orientation phase ("Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase")


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