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(VSU) "Lyuben Karavelov" - Sofia

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Curriculum

Subject "Architecture"

Qualification: "Architect"
Degree "Master"

introduced in: 2011

See the curriculum from: 2014

Задължителни дисциплини

First year

 First semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
1Introduction to Architectural Design30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
2Fundamentals of Architectural Composition15 - 0 - 0current evaluation 1
3Fundamentals of Abstract Composition15 - 60 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment4
4Building Construction30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
5Mathematics30 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
6Descriptive Geometry45 - 45 - 0written examination 1 course assignment6
7History of Art - part 130 - 0 - 0written examination 2
8Drawing - I0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment2
9Modelling - part I0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
10Elective/Optional Subjects - group 1 (И-01, И-02)0 - 45 - 0No grade 3
11Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 42030
 Second semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
12Building Construction0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
13Practice in drawing0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
14Fundamentals of Architectural Composition0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
15Building Construction - part I0 - 30 - 0No grade 1 course assignment2
16Building Construction - part II30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
17Introduction to Architectural Design - Fine Arts Techniques in Architecture0 - 45 - 0No grade 1 course assignment3
18History of Arts - part II30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
19Building Materials and Insulations45 - 15 - 0written examination 4
20Building Physics15 - 15 - 12written examination 2
21Drawing - part II0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
22Modelling - part II0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
23Elective/Optional subject - group 2 (И-03, И-04)0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 3
24Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 36030

Second year

 Third semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
25Architectural Design I - Holiday0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
26Residential Buildings60 - 0 - 0written examination 4
27Public Buildings60 - 0 - 0written examination 4
28Building Construction - part II0 - 30 - 0No grade 1 course assignment2
29Building Construction - part III30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
30Surveying30 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
31History of Ancient and Medieval Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
322D Computer Design15 - 30 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
33Elective/Optional subject - group 3 (И-05, И-06)0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 3
34Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 39030
 Fourth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
35Surveying0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
36Архитектурна екскурзияNo grade 0
37Architectural Design II - Single - Family Residential Building0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
38Architectural Design III - Public Buildings I0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
39Building Construction - part III0 - 60 - 0No grade 1 course assignment4
40Structural Mechanics - part I30 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
41Energy Efficient Architecture30 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
42Architectural Computer Design15 - 30 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
43History of Medieval Architecture45 - 0 - 0written examination 2
44Elective/Optional subject - group 4 (И-07, И-08)0 - 45 - 0current evaluation 2
45Optional Subject 0
46Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 42030

Third year

 Fifth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
47Architectural Design IV - Public Buildings II0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
48Architectural Design V - Multi-Family Residential Building0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
49Agrarian Buildings30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
50Interior I (Residential Buildings)30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
51Graphic Design15 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment2
52Architectural Structures30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
53Structural Mechanics - part II30 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
54History of Architecture ХV-ХVІІІ century30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
55Raster Graphics15 - 30 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment3
56Elective/Optional subject - group 5 (И-09, И-10, И-10)30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 2
57Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 42030
 Sixth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
58Review of Urban Plan Complexes0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
59History of Balkan Architecture0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
60Urban Planning - part I30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
61Architectural Design VІ - Interior I - Residential Buildings0 - 60 - 0course project 1 course project2
62Architectural Design VІI - Agrarian Buildings0 - 45 - 0course project 1 course project3
63Industrial Buildings I30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
64Architectural Structures I0 - 60 - 0course project 1 course project4
65Architectural Structures II30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
66Reinforced Concrete Structures45 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment5
67Steel and Timber Structures45 - 0 - 0No grade 3
68History of Balkan Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
69Computer 3D Visualisations15 - 30 - 0current evaluation 1 course assignment2
70Elective/Optional subject - group 6 (И-12, И-13)15 - 30 - 0current evaluation 2
71Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 42030

Fourth year

 Seventh semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
72Architectural Design VІII - Urban Planning I0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
73Architectural Design IX - Industrial Buildings I0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
74Urban Planning - part II30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
75Industrial Buildings II30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
76Architectural Structures II0 - 60 - 0course project 1 course project4
77Steel and Timber Structures15 - 30 - 0written examination 1 course assignment4
78History of Contemporary Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
79Sociology and Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
80Elective/Optional subject - group 7 (И-14, И-15, И-16, И-17)30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 3
81Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 30030
 Eighth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
82Visits to Architectural Ensembles0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 0
83Techinical Installations and Systems (Practice)0 - 0 - 40current evaluation 2
84Architectural Design X - Urban Planning II0 - 90 - 0course project 1 course project6
85Architectural Design XI - Industrial Buildings II0 - 75 - 0course project 1 course project5
86Preservation of Architectural Heritage30 - 15 - 0written examination 3
87Landscape Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
88Techinical Installations and Systems in Buildings30 - 15 - 0written examination 3
89Anti-seismic Protection of Buildings15 - 0 - 0written examination 2
90Theory of Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
91Elective/Optional subject - group 8 (И-18, И-19, И-20)30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 2
92Elective/Optional subject - group 9 (И-21, И-22, И-23)30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 2
93Internship in a Design Office0 - 0 - 80current evaluation 2
94Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 33032

Fifth year

 Nineth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
95Architectural Design XII - Buildings in Historical Context0 - 105 - 0course project 1 course project8
96Architectural Design XIII- Urban Planning and Landscape Architecture0 - 90 - 0course project 1 course project8
97Interior II (Public Buildings)30 - 0 - 0written examination 3
98Aesthetics30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
99Ecology30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
100Organisation of Construction15 - 15 - 0written examination 2
101Elective/Optional subject - group 10 (И-24, И-25, И-26)30 - 15 - 0current evaluation 4
102Sport30 work with tutorNo grade 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 31530
 Tenth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
103Architectural Design ХІV - Pre-Diploma Project0 - 135 - 0course project 1 course project10
104Trends in Architecture30 - 0 - 0written examination 3
105Architectural Design ХV - Interior II - Public Buildings0 - 90 - 0course project 1 course project6
106Regional Planning30 - 15 - 0written examination 3
107Practicing the Profession30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
108Technology of Construction30 - 0 - 0written examination 2
109Elective/Optional subject - group 11 (И-27, И-28, И-29, И-30)30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 2
110Sport30 work with tutorcurrent evaluation 1
Total lecture and seminar hours: 36029

Sixth year

 Eleventh semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
111Diploma Project 0
Total lecture and seminar hours: 00

Elective/Optional Subjects

First year

 First semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 1
И-01 English Language 1 - levels A1 - B20 - 45 - 0current evaluation 3
И-02 German Language 1 - Intermediate level, 2 - Advanced level0 - 45 - 0 3
 Second semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 2
И-03 English Language 3 - levels A1-B20 - 45 - 0current evaluation 3
И-04 German Language 3 - Intermediate level, 4 - Advanced level0 - 45 - 0 3

Second year

 Third semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 3
И-05 Modelling III0 - 45 - 0 3
И-06 Drawing III0 - 45 - 0 3
 Fourth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 4
И-07 Modelling IV0 - 45 - 0 2
И-08 Drawing IV0 - 45 - 0 2

Third year

 Fifth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 5
И-09 Methodology of Architectural Design30 - 0 - 0 2
И-10 Methodology of Presentation30 - 0 - 0 2
И-11 Bulgarian Art in the Context of European Art30 - 0 - 0 2
 Sixth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 6
И-12 Architectural Photography15 - 30 - 0 2
И-13 Colour in Architecture15 - 30 - 0 2

Fourth year

 Seventh semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 7
И-14 Interrelation between Engineering and Architectural Design30 - 0 - 0 3
И-15 Architecture of Communication Spaces30 - 0 - 0 3
И-16 Assignment Preparation30 - 0 - 0 3
И-17 Administrative Management in Architecture30 - 0 - 0 2
 Eighth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 8
И-18 Economics30 - 0 - 0 2
И-19 Management and Marketing30 - 0 - 0current evaluation 3
И-20 Public Communications and Company Culture30 - 0 - 0 2
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 9
И-21 Philosophy30 - 0 - 0 2
И-22 Theory of Values30 - 0 - 0 2
И-23 Modern Art in Bulgaria30 - 0 - 0 4

Fifth year

 Tenth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 10
И-24 Theory of Architectural Creativity30 - 0 - 0 4
И-25 Innovative Architectural Design30 - 0 - 0 4
И-26 Church Architecture30 - 0 - 0 2
 Eleventh semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Elective/Optional Subjects - Group 11
И-27 Urban Planning - Innovations30 - 0 - 0 2
И-28 Interior - Innovations30 - 0 - 0 2
И-29 Contemporary Architectural Trends30 - 0 - 0 2
И-30 Renovation of Industrial Buildings30 - 0 - 0 2

Optional Subjects

Second year

 Fourth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
Ф-3Архитектурна екскурзия* 0

Practice Training

First year

 Second semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
П01Building Construction 0
П02Drawing 0

Second year

 Fourth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
П03Surveying 0

Third year

 Sixth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
П04Review of urban plan complexes 0
П05History of Balkan Architecture 0

Fourth year

 Eighth semesterLectures,  Seminars,  PracticalForm of AssessmentCourse project assignmentECTS
credits
П06Visits to Architectural Ensembles 0
П07Internship in a Design Office - 2 weeks 0
П08Technical Installations and Systems 0

 

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