History of Building Structures

St. Pancras Station, London Rolf Gerhardt

Master's Course Architecture Seminar

studying the history of structures and structural design leads to a more comprehensive understanding of nowadays' building constructions. The seminar deals with the emergence of the engineering profession in particular the genesis of the theory of structures and structural forms. This winter term (2017/18)

Participants are expected to contribute papers to selected topics and/or structural models of historical constructions.


  • supervised by Rolf Gerhardt
  • Registration via Campus Office
  • 3 CP
  • on fridays, 10.15-11.45 pm, R129
  • Beginning on friday, 20.10.2017
  • First Information: Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 4.00pm, R129