Arch.Uth Postgraduate Course Postgraduate Course Postgraduate Course Postgraduate Course Arch.Uth Ελληνικά
Obligatory, Semester 3, ECTS: 4
Cognitive Fields (2005/36/EU): , Human Needs and the Built Environment, Social Factors in Design, Design Brief, Structural Design, Physical Issues, Building Technology, Organizations, Regulations, Legislations.
Generic Competences: Ability to search for, process and analyse information from a variety of sources using the necessary technologies, Ability to adapt to and act in new situations and cope under pressure, Ability to make reasoned decisions, Ability to work in a team, Ability to work in an interdisciplinary environment, Ability to design and manage projects, Commitment to conservation of the environment, Ability to promote free, creative and inductive thinking.



[Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Analysis, Synthesis, Evaluation]


The course revolves around four main axes.

  1. Theoretical approach of the subject in the form of lectures, namely: bearing structure, Foundation, inner sleeve, outer sleeve, frames (windows- doors), stairs, roofs-terraces, facilities, surroundings.
  2. Visits to construction sites
  3. Exercises of on-site measurements
  4. Design exercise of the semester. Usually consists of small two-storey house. A full representation in general construction scale of 1: 50 (final design) is asked , as well as the structural organisation (bearing structure).