Course code ARK200

ARK200 Architecture and Sustainability III

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Course responsible: Leif Daniel Houck
Teachers: Martin Ebert
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
Spring semester
Course frequency: yearly
First time: Study year 2022-2023
Course contents:

Architectural and environmental design of buildings with medium complexity. The course sets a special focus on building with massive wooden elements (CLT).

Based on the courses Architecture and Sustainability I and II the focus shifts to complex projects, for example a multi-family housing project. Central elements of the course will be site analysis, architectural concept, sustainable design and detailing. The course teaches basic knowledge of the Norwegian building code (TEK17) with special focus on universal design. The course is based on practical experience in  CAD-programs (f.eks. ArchiCAD) which is subject of earlier courses (ARK110).

Learning outcome:
The course will teach the students to design an architectural project of medium complexity based on site analysis, program and principles of sustainability.
Learning activities:
Lectures, practical assignments, supervised project-work in groups and project presentation. 
Teaching support:
Supervision in groups is given in the scheduled ours.
Recommended prerequisites:
Assignments during the course and semester project. The semester project contains of a project report and oral presentation.
Examination details: Portfolio: Letter grades