Life and Living

Course week(s) Week 2
Course subject(s) 4. Life and Living

The lecture on Life concentrates on the natural, non-human aspects of living. This includes both ecological and geological processes and conditions. Discussed is the means of classification and monitoring through use of specific diagrams and calculations.

The lecture of Living is mainly concerned with the human aspects of living and the border conditions and interventions on the natural world. Treated are the way fields of economy, demography, density and land use can be monitored and classified by diagrams and calculation. This is followed by using these data for design and planning strategies.

Publish on your website:

  •  a report with text, schemes, images and calculations how you could use your knowledge of the subject in your future design practice.
  • make all calculations, improving them and adding new ones, in earlier and future design.
  • use for this the life and living simulation .xml



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