Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 1. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Architecture. Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. Compulsory for: A1. Course coordinator: Professor Christer Malmström,, Architecture and Built Environment. Assessment: Approved assignment task and at least 80% attendance at seminars and lectures. In the case of non-pass the student has the right to a new examination after amendment. The examiner informs the student as to what is required in order to achieve a pass. Further information: The course is compulsory for students in year 1 and 2.

Themes of priority within the School of Architecture are communicated through this course. Comprehensive engagements as sustainability and an experimental approach are illustrated by examples from practising architects or researchers as well as through adjacent disciplines. The intention is to give students´ an early understanding of the potential field of action as architects.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

The overall intention of the course is to give insights concerning the field of operation of architects and its relation to society. Researchers and practitioners give input together with adjacent professions. A written short essay on the task of the course summarize, together with seminars on the topic, the period.S

Literature is depending on invited lecturers and various from year to year.