Scale 1/1

ltarc2167  2020-2021  Tournai

Scale 1/1
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
45.0 h
De Paepe Mathieu; Miner Franck;
Main themes
This teaching unit is designed to reduce the gap between knowledge, research and the practice of construction through the use of materials. The activities focus particularly on materials themselves, construction materials which are derived from them, mixtures and assemblies to create an experimental and technical research laboratory on the scale of 1:1.

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

1 Specific learning outcomes:
By the end of this teaching unit, students are able to
  • assess construction materials with a greater understanding of their basic properties.
  • use materials in a creative and innovative way in construction.
  • make the link between materials and architecture to give meaning to the act of exploration.
Contribution to the learning outcomes reference network:
With regard to the Learning Outcomes Reference Framework of the Master's degree in Architecture, this teaching contributes to the development, acquisition and assessment of the following learning outcomes:
Test an artistic approach
  • To take a deliberate step from an uncertain beginning by assembling pre-existing concepts that are both first diffuse and heterogeneous, to reach a proposal that others can comprehend
Adopt a professional attitude
  • Test and observe the framework of professional practice and to architectural knowledge through independent involvement
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BERTHOZ, Alain (2009). La simplexité. Paris : Odile Jacob Sciences
Faculty or entity

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

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

Master [120] in Architecture (Bruxelles)