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Course syllabus 2_VTB1_A - Housing Trends (FA - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Architecture
Course unit code: 2_VTB1_A
Course unit title: Housing Trends
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: Architecture - master (optional), 2. semester
Architecture (study in English) - master (optional), 2. semester
Urban Design - master (optional), 2. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of this course is to provide students with insight into global trends in housing in the current context of sustainable development. Primary focus is on the topics related to the current issue of design of residential buildings in the context of city and beyond it. The course deals with the evaluation of specific features of various residential and mixed-use structures in relation to their spatial context (multifunctional urban apartment building, living in historic areas, living in the suburbs) as well as various specific topics - tower apartment buildings, embassies and embassy residences, smart apartment building, prefabricated apartment building, an experiment in housing and hotels in extreme conditions.
Course contents:
Lectures follow the course objective with regularly updated topics: new concepts of residential houses (the current state - Slovakia, abroad), concepts of sustainable and efficient housing, intelligent apartment building, prefabricated apartment building, specific forms of temporary accomodation, contemporary residential architecture, philosophical contexts and lifestyle.

Seminar: Individually prepared topic assigned according to lectures.
Recommended or required reading:
BACOVÁ, A. Bytové domy na Slovensku: Teória. Recenzie. Diskusia. Bratislava : Eurostav, 2007. 162 strany. ISBN 978-80-89228-13-3.
BACOVÁ, A. Nové koncepty v architektúre rodinných domov na Slovensku. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2008. 106 p. ISBN 978-80-227-2925-3.
PER, A F. -- MOZAS, J. -- ARPA, J. DBOOK. Density, Data, Diagrams, Dwelings: Análisis visual de 64 proyectos de vivienda colectiva. Vitoria-Gasteiz : a+t editiones, 2007. 439 p. ISBN 978-84-611-5900-0.
VITRUVIUS POLLIO, M. Deset knih o architektuře. Praha: Baset, 2001.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 94

66,0 %17,0 %12,8 %3,2 %1,0 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Bacová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Ing. arch. Michal Czafík, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak
Ing. arch. Ján Pavúk, PhD. (lecturer) - slovak
doc. Ing. arch. Branislav Puškár, PhD. (lecturer) - slovak
doc. Ing. arch. Ľubica Selcová, PhD. (lecturer) - slovak
doc. Ing. arch. Zuzana Tóthová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak
doc. Ing. arch. Edita Vráblová, PhD. (lecturer) - slovak
Ing. arch. Ľubomír Závodný (lecturer) - slovak
Last modification: 15. 5. 2018
Supervisor: doc. Ing. arch. Andrea Bacová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Róbert Tichý on 05/15/2018.

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