There are many reasons why an exam has not been passed. Often it is not necessary to repeat the entire course, but only to repeat the exam. Thus, in most cases, participation in the semester-long course is not required. Of course, if you are not familiar with the course content, the regular course...

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Intelligent buildings begin with intelligent building planning. However, as buildings are increasingly equipped with networked technology, the right choice of systems and their sensible interaction are becoming increasingly important for the success of a project. This seminar provides an overview o...

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In the increasingly important but existential topic of sustainable buildings, architects face significant challenges. A sensible and forward-looking approach to our existing buildings offers great potential for further sustainable development. Thoughtful and forward-looking planning in existing buil...

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Stegreif Soundproofing Recycling

To improve the acoustic properties of the seminar room in the Reiff Museum, existing resources are to be recycled and reused. In existing structures and with available materials a solution for the acoustic improvement and quality of stay in the room is to be achiev...

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In this course, current research topics from the field of architectural construction and urban informatics are investigated in the form of individual scientific projects.

The class spans two terms where:

  • During Term 1:
    • Research Planning: Determine the scope of the project, formulate the rese...

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Meaningful maps are based on a solid foundation of information. But what does this look like? Data formats such as CSV, JSON or GeoPackage help to store information in a structured way, but how is it best processed? OpenStreetMap offers a wealth of geoinformation, but how can this information be acc...

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Perspective representations have a high value in the field of architecture and design. What is the best way to achieve one's goal with one's own abilities? Rendering is rarely a model photo or a sketch finished at the push of a button. The post-processing, assembly and staging forms an indispensable...

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In the course of the traffic turnaround that is urgently needed to achieve the climate targets, more and more cities and municipalities are expanding and converting their traffic infrastructures to include all forms of mobility. In pilot projects such as the closing of the Templergraben in the cours...

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The goals of this class are to introduce students to underlying technical concepts of Building Information Modelling. It addresses students who want to conduct their own research-oriented design and development including software-prototypes such as scripts, plugins and services in research projects....

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