052-0817-23L  Theory of Architecture: Desert Modernism(s)

SemesterAutumn Semester 2023
LecturersS. Henni, T. Avermaete
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


052-0817-23 STheory of Architecture: Desert Modernism(s) Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
No course 27.10 (seminar week) and in the last two semester weeks (final critiques).
2 hrs
Fri11:45-13:30HPL D 34 »
S. Henni, T. Avermaete

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AbstractWorlds’ major deserts—both hot and cold—have often served to search, extract, and transport the deserts’ various natural resources, such as oil and gas, as well as to design and build new cities, infrastructures, residential architecture, tourist complexes, farming systems, solar power plants, climate and aerospace research centers, chemical weapons testing complexes, nuclear weapon research cente

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersT. Avermaete, S. Henni
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Permission from lecturers required for all students
Places24 at the most
Waiting listuntil 25.09.2023

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Architecture BachelorHistory and Theory of ArchitectureWInformation