Advanced Studies in Architectural Design, 45 op

Opintokokonaisuuden tyyppi

Arch Advanced Studies


Fernando Nieto Fernandez, Sofie Pelsmakers, Ilmari Lahdelma


- After completing the Advanced Studies in Architectural Design, student is able to:
-create and develop architectural designs that satisfy both aesthetic and technical requirements
-describe, critically experiment and apply the principles and theories of architecture and the related fields such as history, art and design
-interpret and develop the central architectonic, spatial, structural, functional and form-generating premises and thinking of the design of buildings and their impact on human needs
-evaluate and design the immediate environment of buildings, context and their relation to the cityscape
-analyze and implement the principles of sustainable development and to distinguish and to integrate the structural and technical building systems
-evaluate and develop the functional, technical and artistic entities and to critically identify and respond to the social, cultural, environmental and economic implications of architectural design
-develop and implement critical, abstract and conceptual thinking, taking responsibility for own learning and time management
-develop independent and collaborative process thinking and the prerequisites for interdisciplinary collaboration
-manage a demanding project and to develop presentation techniques and communication skills


Opintokokonaisuus Opintopisteet
Arkkitehdin tutkinnon diplomityö 30 op
Master's Thesis in Architecture 30 op


Pakolliset opintojaksot

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
ARK-05146 Writing Architecture 5 op V  
ARK-05226 Innovative Strategies in Architectural Design 10 op V  
ARK-05227 Experimental Architectural Design 10 op V  
ARK-05246 Sustainable Architecture 5 op V  
Yhteensä 30 op  

Pakolliset vaihtoehtoiset opintojaksot

Students with general studies (45 cr) choose courses worth of 15 cr and students with general studies (40cr) choose courses worth of 20 cr.

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
ARK-04146 Seminar in Architecture 5 op IV  
ARK-04226 Theory of Architecture 5 op IV  
ARK-04227 Contemporary Nordic Architecture 5 op IV  
ARK-04247 Architect as a Manager and Leader 5 op IV  

Päivittäjä: Kohlhoff Stefanie, 27.08.2019