AAR4921 - Aesthetic Communication


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 100/100

Course content

The content of the course is the nature of architectural theory. This is discussed through concrete examples from the world of architecture and art and relevant theories from the discipline of architecture as well as other forms of theoretcal - foremost scientific - and practical knowledge

Learning outcome

Knowledge: Basic knowledge about architectural theories. This comprises knowledge about the characteristica of architectural theory, the different kinds of theory, especially aesthetic theory, and the relation between theory and practice in the discipline of architecture. Skills: To reflect critically on the theory of architecture and express this in written text. General theoretical competence in architecture.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, seminars and written exercises

Further on evaluation

It will be announced in the start of the semester about the nature and scope of the written thesis.

Postponed examinations are usually scheduled for the next regular exam period.

Required previous knowledge

The three first years of the Master in Architecture or similiar

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Architectural Theory
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Architecture and Technology


Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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