Buildingtradition, esthetics and modelling
Study plans 2016-2017 - BYG2281 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

Main objective:
The students learn notion necessary to express professional view and communicate insight concerning respect for building tradition in planning and building.
The students:
-Express their impression of an locality
-Describe its qualities and dominating elements contributing to its identity
-Generate professional view of possible impact of new building
-Express understanding of assessment of locality and explain its use
-Perceive and take in connection of elements of room and form, important to entirety of developed areas
-Describe structure of built areas and formation related to space
-Use law as guide to improve quality of room and form in locality


1. Regions, landscape and climate
2. Assessment of locality
3. structure of locality
4. Streets and open space
5. The building
6. the building and its surroundings
7. Ecology and sustainability
8.Municipal liability of law

Teaching Methods


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Individual work

Form(s) of Assessment

Portfolio Assessment

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Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Coursework Requirements