Course Syllabus for

Temporality (Tendencies in Architectural and Urban Research)
Temporalitet (tendenser i arkitektur- och urbanforskning)

AAA035F, 5 credits

Valid from: Autumn 2014
Decided by: FN3/Per Tunestål
Date of establishment: 2014-12-12

General Information

Division: Architecture
Course type: Third-cycle course
Teaching language: English


The aim of this course is to give an overview of contemporary research in architecture and urbanity. The course is given approximately every second year and each time the course may have a different theme, such as materiality, temporality or artistic/practicebased research.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Judgement and Approach

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Course Contents

The course introduces different discourses and basic concepts related to the course theme and discussing in the context of architectural and urban research. The course consists of literature studies, workshops, lectures and seminars within the theme stated. Participants are expected to deliver a research statement as related to the theme and a short paper.

Course Literature

Instruction Details

Types of instruction: Lectures, seminars

Examination Details

Examination formats: Written report, seminars given by participants
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Admission requirements: PhD student or equivalent.
Assumed prior knowledge: MSc

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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