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Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Elective Class



The elective class Bauart is divided into two subject areas, which are always offered in the winter and summer terms. It is optional to attend both or only one course. In winter term, a parametric design of a temporary building structure is developed, which is actually build in summer term with the help of BIM tools.



Winter Term

  • Design of a temporary building structure
  • Concept and analysis with digital tools
  • Sense and balance between analogue sketches and digital models
  • parametric design
  • Visualisation / Virtual Reality

Summer Term

  • Execution of the design from the winter semester
  • Detailed planning
  • Constructive calculations and analyses using digital tools
  • Mass and cost determination
  • Construction verification with Mixed Reality (Microsoft HoloLens)



  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Hartz
  • Dr.-Ing. Axel Wertenroch

Please have a look at the current semester course list for date and time.
Geschossbau I,  R131 (Campus Süd)

Participating Study Programmes
  • Architecture and Urban Development
  • Civil Engineering