Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 3. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Architecture. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: A1. Course coordinator: Eva Frühwald Hansson,, Structural Engineering. Assessment: Project assignments and exercise assignments (pass), written examination. Home page:

The aim of the course is to show how the construction of the frame system interacts with the possibilities of creating good architecture.

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

be able to realise how the technology of a building may be used to create good architecture


Course compendium "Architectural design", Eva Frühwald Hansson
Ching, Onouye and Zuberbuhler: Building Structures Illustrated: Patterns, systems and design.