This lectures gives an overview of basic building constructions. Cross-relationships between various constructive aspects and materials depict, according to the architectural reality, building construction as a complex, technical, functional and aesthetic discipline. This lecture is part of the STEOP-Exam (Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase)
After attending the course students have sufficiently understood the relationships between material, construction and form and of the principles on which these relations are based. They have acquired knowledge that is forming the basis for subsequent courses.