259.345 Barrierfree Buildings
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VU, 1.0h, 1.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 1.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply principles of Universal Design / Design for All Strategies into their own planning practice. The lecture is based on the Design for All lecture, which is a mandatory prerequisite for this class.

Subject of course

see German version

Teaching methods

  • Experiencing of impairments
  • Exercises pertaining to planning.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Schedule Summerterm 2024: - see german version!

+++Lecture will be held in German language+++

+++Lecture is a "Ergänzungsfach" of Modul Building Ecology | Master Curriculum Architecture+++

+++Lecture is a Softskill+++

Elective/Optional-Lecture of the Gender- and Diversity Competency Supplemental Certificate

"This course may be taken as an elective for the Gender and Diversity Competency Supplemental Certificate. More information about the certificate can be found here."

With the certificate Gender and Diversity Competence, graduates prove their competence in the consideration of gender and diversity aspects.

A prerequisite for issuing the certificate is the completion of courses from the following list in the amount of at least 16 ECTS.

Three courses amounting to 7 ECTS must be completed; for the remaining ECTS, all courses from the "Optional Courses" list can be chosen.

A list of courses can be found here.

I M P O R T A N T:

Emailcontact only under lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at



Course dates

Wed23:59 - 23:5931.07.2024 in TUWEL (please consider the deliverable-Description in TUWEL!)Deadline Selbsterfahrungen
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

  • Presence during class
  • Timely deliverable of exercise work.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.03.2024 00:01 03.01.2025 23:59 03.01.2025 23:59

Registration modalities

==> see german version!


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture Not specified
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Not specified
TRS Transferable Skills Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Attendance / Content knowledge of Lecture 259344 Design for all.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses