History of Space Shaping

History of Space Shaping

Course type: Lectures and Seminars

ASK course

Exam: yes Course Code: T1
ETCS: 2 Proj/lab/semin hours: 15
Lecture hours: 15

General description of the course

These lectures and seminars present questions in the area of the history of the shaping of architecture covering various types of buildings and cities on a problem–oriented basis (taking into account their stylistic, functional–program, tectonic, and morphological layers). Identification and diagnosis of time–related constants and variables in the architectural and extra–architectural qualities and parameters of buildings using selected examples, inclusive of efforts at defining factors and circumstances resulting in their obsolescence, duration, or evolution. Using examples to demonstrate the potential of historically developed structures, forms, and types of facilities in the context of their application and development in contemporary architectural and/or urban creations.


Studio topics

PKB 2010-2015

This course refers to Thesis project (DS4) each year.