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Syllabus for

Academic year
ARK452 - Exploring architecture as material, color, light, and space 2  
Att undersöka arkitektur 2
 
Syllabus adopted 2019-02-05 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: TKARK
3,0 Credits
Grading: UG - Pass, Fail
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Architecture
Department: 20 - ARCHITECTURE AND CIVIL ENGINEERING


Teaching language: Swedish
Application code: 45137
Open for exchange students: No
Only students with the course round in the programme plan

Module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0119 Laboratory 3,0c Grading: UG   3,0c    

In programs

TKARK ARCHITECTURE, Year 2 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Karl-Gunnar Olsson

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Replaces

ARK450   Exploring architecture 2 ARK451   Exploring architecture as material, color, light, and space 2


Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for a first cycle course the applicant needs to fulfil the general and specific entry requirements of the programme(s) that has the course included in the study programme.

Course specific prerequisites

Swedish

Aim

This course aims to help students from the second year of the undergraduate program to develop their expertise in various architectural issues and digital skills through collaboration. The purpose is also to inspire creativity and a passion for experimentation, and to train students in working in groups. The course has a theme: Students use digital and manual tools and methods in a design process to explore, manipulate, and materialize transformations of objects and spaces.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)

- Present conclusions and results from their studies of the course themes using digital and manual tools and methods.
- Test working with experimental combinations of digital tools and methods.
- Analyze and generate perspectives on the theme of the course.
- Plan, execute, and present a group study.
- Analyze their own role in the creative process of the group, particularly in light of their current year and their past studies.

Content

The different themes of the course are addressed in lectures, reading, seminars, and practical exercises. Students are divided into groups. The course concludes with each group presenting proposals for solutions for an assignment within the framework of the theme.

Organisation

The course is planned and led by a teaching team. The teaching team is responsible for the organization and content of the course. Students are divided into work groups that include participants from the two first academic years. All students will work with both course themes. The student groups are given individual guidance during the course.

Literature

A reading list will be provided at the start of the course.

Examination including compulsory elements

The course is planned and led by a teaching team. The teaching team is responsible for the organization and content of the course. Students are divided into groups . The student groups are given individual tutoring during the course.


Published: Wed 26 Feb 2020.