AAR4926 - Integrated Energy Design - Theory


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Report
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Approved report 100/100

Course content

Introduction to energy systems and services and their integration in architecture. Building integration of heating, cooling and ventilation systems. Building integration of renewable energy systems with emphasis on solar energy systems. Introduction to design and evaluation tools and integrated design methodology with focus on cooperation between architects and engineers.

Learning outcome

The students will learn the principles and methods for integrated energy systems in buildings.

To be able to use the principles and methods for design and documentation of effective energy use and utilization of renewable energy in buildings.

General competence
The students will acquire basic competence needed to participate in interdisciplinary design projects with focus on effective energy use and renewable energy systems in buildings.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises and presentations; discussions

Further on evaluation

You can register for a re-scheduled examination in the next exam period

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Architecture (MAAR)
Architecture (MAAR2)
Architecture - Continuing Education (ARAEVU)
Facility Management (MEIENDOM)
Sustainable Architecture (MSSUSARC)

Required previous knowledge

Completed three years basic courses in architecture, engineering or urban planning; bachelor in architecture, engineering or urban planning; or equivalent.

The semester programmes for courses AAR4616 and AAR4926 are integrated. Students following AAR4926 must also follow AAR4616 Integrated Energy Design - Design.

Course materials

Case studies; research articles and other literature; lecture notes


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Report

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Approved report 100/100
  • * 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.