Building pathology and expertise

lbarc2165  2017-2018  Bruxelles Saint-Gilles

Building pathology and expertise
3 credits
30.0 h
Laloux Olivier;

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :


This course provides an introduction to the economic issues faced by a company and an understanding of the  context/s in which construction economics operates.

Contribution to the learning outcomes reference network:

Place the action

  • Identify and analyse the paradigms on which the study is based according to various given methods and starting from various points of view

Use the technical dimension

  • Be familiar with and interpret the main technical principles of construction
  • Observe and assess the main construction principles that give architecture a formal, material and temporal dimension
  • Be able to apply the various basic technical principles in producing a work of architecture

Adopt a professional attitude

  • Test and observe the framework of professional practice and to architectural knowledge through independent involvement

Make committed choices

  • Make links between different methodological and epistemological perspectives

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Architecture (Bruxelles)

Master [120] in Architecture (Tournai)