Fachbereich Gestaltung at the HS Trier
- Postbox: 1826
- 54208 Trier
- Phone: +49 651 8103-289
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
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Special features regarding teachingThe architecture degree is a modern course which includes contemporary contents and appropriate teaching. External teaching staff provide insights into special current subject areas. Practical application is an important part of the teaching. Through the research focus on wood, solid construction and smart systems which are covered by the curriculum, contacts are established with companies and institutes and students are closely involved in projects. Student participation ensures intensive dialogue between teaching staff and students.
Special features regarding the international orientationProject collaborations with British, Belgian, Chinese and Austrian universities. Summer schools in China and Taiwan. Students from the neighbouring countries of Luxembourg, Belgium and France provide internationality. Excursions, workshops and practicals in London, Copenhagen, Italy, Spain, Austria, Switzerland, Taiwan, China and the USA. We actively support students to spend a guest semester at one of our international partner universities and we recognise their academic achievements there.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsNagaoka Institute of Design, Japan; Krakau Academy of Fine Arts, Poland; National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan; School of Architecture and Civil Engineering Xiamen University, Fujian China; Universidad del Valle de México, Metepec Mexico; Clemson University, Clemson SC USA; German Jordanian University, Amman Jordanien Universitat Politècnica de València Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura, València Spanien; Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Rom Italien; Faculty of Architecture and Arts Universiteit Hasselt, Hasselt Belgien; Cracow University of Technology, Krakau Polen; Academy of Fine Arts and Design Bratislava, Bratislava Slovakia
Equipment of the work placesThe department has the technical equipment (3D printer, laser cutter, milling machine, model-making workshop etc.). Each student has his or her own workplace, which can be personalised. The working atmosphere promotes "learning through research" through c
Special features regarding research and developmentThe architecture department carries out its own research activities in the field of digital manufacturing methods. This development is currently based on a 1.0 W3 research professorship with a focus on timber construction. In addition, there is a joint research initiative with the sociology faculty of the University of Trier. The department cooperates with the University of East London and the Vienna University of Technology in the international research project "Kapital Architektur". The endowed professorship Solid Construction does research and development in the field of brick shell construction and textile-reinforced concrete.
Other special featuresAnnual training event for architects; "Holzbaugespräch" event for the wood teaching and research field, wood competence centre Trier; "Werkberichte-Architekten" (architects work reports); Regular lecture series on specific topics during the semester. Student involvement in research work is promoted and supported. Doctoral students are supervised in collaboration with other universities such as the University of Luxembourg.
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.hochschule-trier.de/hauptcampus/technik/studium/studienstart-technik/
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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