78299 - Technical Architecture and Practice-Oriented Design Studio II

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Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

The course is characterized by the study of the relationships between the constructive aspects, the spatial organization and the formal resolution in the design of architecture, considering its inclusion in a specific environmental context. The construction techniques are also seen in relation to the history of the buildings and to the evolution of structural types. The topics covered in the course are specifically articulated in the workshops and laboratory, which deepens the knowledge in the constructive apsects of the project up to the definition of the detailed solutions.

Course contents

The course is characterized by the study of the relationships between the constructive aspects, the spatial organization and the formal resolution in the design of architecture, considering its inclusion in a specific environmental context. The construction techniques are also seen in relation to the history of the buildings and to the evolution of structural types. The topics covered in the course are specifically articulated in the workshops and laboratory, which deepens the knowledge in the constructive apsects of the project up to the definition of the detailed solutions. A specific section is dedicated to the tecnologies for using the renewable energy sources in the buildt environment.

Readings/Bibliography

Dassori E., Morbiducci R., Costruire l’architettura, Tecniche Nuove, Milano, 2010.

Gulli R., Struttura e Costruzione, FUP, Firenze, 2012.

Gulli R., Il recupero edilizio in ambito sismico, Edicomedizioni, Monfalcone, 2010.

Mochi G. e Predari G., La costruzione moderna a Bologna (1875-1915). Ragione scientifica e sapere tecnico nella pratica del costruire in cemento armato, 2012.

Ferrante A., AAA Adeguamento, adattabilità, architettura. Teorie e metodi per la riqualificazione architettonica, energetica e ambientale del patrimonio edilizio esistente, 2013.

Teaching methods

Lectures and interactivity on ex-tempore exercises. Design laboratory workshop

Assessment methods

Delivery of detailed architectural and executive design work (group work) and oral interview (individual).

Teaching tools

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Office hours

See the website of Annarita Ferrante

See the website of Luca Guardigli