Obligatory, Semester 3, ECTS: 8
The objective of the course is to design a residential building using a simple operational program, efficiency and arrangement of spaces so as to cater for specific functions in the proposed constructions. Emphasis is put on the theoretic issue of dwelling with lectures which approach the issue from different perspectives.
The main aim is to encourage a holistic perception and to express personal answers to the universal problem of residence by accepting or rejecting contemporary and historic examples. Issues concerning technology, ergonomics and the assimilation of the proposal into the built and natural environment are explored.