Course syllabus

Stadsrum - husrum II, teoretisk fördjupning
City Space - Dwelling Space II, Theoretical Deepening

AAKN16, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 3
Date of Decision: 2012-04-20

General Information

Elective for: A4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The aim of the course is to give an understanding of how theory and practice are mutually dependent done by theoretical studies related to the built environment. These studies deal with matters like spatial relationships, construction, material, sizes, scale etc.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


The studies focus on matters of architectural relations and the tectonic qualities of buildings related to specific issues and themes in the related course City Space – Dwelling Space II. The course contains lectures, exercises, studies of literature concerning different approaches and bodies of theory, as well as study tours, actively prepared and reported.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: Active participation at all course section such as lectures, seminars and exercises. Satisfactorily completed papers and exercises.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 10.
The course overlaps following course/s: AAK167, AAKN15

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: universitetslektor Bernt Nilsson,
Further information: This course is a theoretical deepening and compulsory to City Space – Dwelling Space II, but is also open to other qualified students.