AAR4435 - Form and Colour 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio 100/100

Course content

The autumn semester will provide basic color theory, color systems and general knowledge of the interaction of color relationships. Applied use of colour, skills training and technical understanding. The spring semester builds on the autumn semester and will further develop experience with the relationship between form, composition and use of colour in two and three dimensional form factors as well as drawing.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: Students will have achieved basic knowledge and understanding of color use as well as color, composition in two and three dimensional form and drawing. Skills: Developed basic skills in the applied use of color as well as further developed drawing skills and understanding of form fra AAR4400 Form and Color 1. General competence: Upon completion of the course students will have basic knowledge and experience in solving simple tasks with color in two and three dimensional form relationships as well as the ability to develop and apply these to other works at the master level.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, projects, individual and group tutoring, literature from the faculty and institute libraries.

When neecary there will be digital / hybrid teaching forms for lectures as well as reviews.

Further on evaluation

Grades are based on assessment of a portfolio and oral presentation. A combined PDF-file based on requirements from assignment texts, where written reflections, drawings, photos / scans of collages and other work are set up according to a suggested template posted on Blackboard. In addition to digital submission, physical work done in the autumn and spring must be submitted, as well as a printed version of the pdf file. It is important that the work is well documented, has a sufficiently high resolution and is digitally edited where necessary. For certain assignments, it is pointed out that a selective selection of drawings is to be completed within a given period.

In the case of failure and re-take exam, the candidate will be asked to improve or redo the parts of the portfolio delivery that were not sufficient.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Architecture (MAAR)

Required previous knowledge

Completion of AAR4400 Form and Color 1.

Course materials

Paper, brushes, acrylic colors. Various model materials. Drawing equipment. Laptop and digital drawing tablet optional.

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Architecture
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Architecture and Technology


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Portfolio 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS Portfolio 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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