Course syllabus

Mänskliga miljöramar - byggnad/stad
Human Environmental Frames - Building scale/Urban scale

AAMN01, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2023/24
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED A
Date of Decision: 2023-03-28

General Information

Elective Compulsory for: MSUD2, MARK2
Elective for: A4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


Light and colour are two factors that play an desicive role for the experience of space. How light and colour are used in the built environment could often be vital for the experience. The interplay between material, light and colour is also of great importance for the experience.

The course aims at giving awarness about the relationship between light colour and space. Furthermore, the aim is to give visual and tactile experience of the interplay between light colour and material. Finally an aim is to apply the new knowledge and experience in real situations.

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


Structure and content: The course consist mainly of lectures, practical assignments, study visits, own work and supervision.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: Basis for rating: 80% attendance at lectures and exercises, approved assignments and active participation in the final assignment.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 30
Selection: Completed university credits within the program. Within programmes where the course is given as a mandatory or elective mandatory course students are guaranteed admission. There after priority is given to students enrolled in programmes that include the course in the curriculum.

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Pimkamol Mattsson,
Course coordinator: Niklas Nihlén,
Further information: