207.005 Seminar Building Greenery Plus
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

... to reflect basic knowledge of building greening.

... to assess the effects of greening in the built environment.

... to present building greening as well as the combination with photovoltaics in theory and practice.

...particitate in a discussion concerning building greening.

Subject of course

Basic knowledge about building greening (construction, systems, construction, combinations)

Presentation of special applications (national and international)

Presentation of investigations and evaluations carried out at the research area

Excursion to practical examples of green objects (if possible due to current restrictions)

Teaching methods

Teaching basic knowledge about building greening by means of lectures and integration into current research projects

Development of the effects on the basis of group work

Excursion to practical examples of green objects

Expert lectures on selected topics

Mode of examination


Additional information

Based on the current covid situation and the given restrictions at the TU the seminar will be held online. Your presence is mandatory. The seminar will be held in german.

The lecture part will be held compressed within 3 days. 

Lecture 1: 27.04.2022; 09:00-12:00; Prof. Azra Korjenic

Introduction, greening systems, construction for facade and roof, technical details für planning + maintenance, combination with PV, economical and ecological aspects, research projects and results 

Zoom-Link: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91741108526

Lecture 2: 28.04.2022; 09:00-11:00; DI Susanne Höhndorf (guest lecture)

Applications examples, problems, difficulities and solutions presented in a context of praxis 

Zoom-Link: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96708500575

Lecture 3: 29.04.2022; 09:00-11:00; DI Jürgen Preiss (guest lecture)

Zoom-Link: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/99877420552

Legal aspects, integration into urban planning, specifications, national/international comparison, future and scenarios,

Lecture 4: Excursion 

If the excursion to practical examples planned as part of the seminar cannot take place in the group, you will receive documents on examples in Vienna with the help of which you can carry out the "green city walk" independently and present it using a key question in your final presentation.

Lecture 5: 25.05.2022; 09:00-12:00; Final presentations

Zoom-Link: https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/97989124308

In the last unit, the students present the chosen greening topics.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

The following prerequisites must be fulfilled for an overall assessment:

Attendance obligation for all appointments (except in case of illness)

Elaboration and 15 minute presentation of self chosen greenery topics in groups

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
14.02.2022 10:30 26.04.2022 09:00 26.04.2022 10:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Previous knowledge is not compulsory. 


  • Attendance Required!