Aarhus, Denmark

Multi-Storey Timber Constructions

when 2 August 2021 - 13 August 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee DKK 4400

The course will be based on cases and will focus on different aspects on how to work with multi storey timber constructions
During the course, we will disseminate international state-of-the-art projects, as well as focus on pre-fabrication in the construction process and how to work with CLT (cross-laminated timber). In addition, the participants will be taught specifically on the topic of sustainability within construction, as well as the value and advantage of working with multi-storey timber constructions. Statistics, knowledge of fire safety and circular design (design for separation) will be central subjects in the processing of the different projects.

Social programme
In afternoon and evenings, VIA Summer School will arrange a variety of social and cultural events to expand your knowledge of Denmark and the other participants at the VIA Summer School courses. You can decide for yourself the extent to wish you want to participate in these activities.

Maximum enrolment: Maximum 30 participants. If there are more eligible applicants than available places, they will be distributed on a first-come, first served basis.

Dates and prices are subject to change.

Target group

This course is designed for students within construction, engineering or architecture with an interest in sustainable construction and high-rise timber construction.

Course aim

The Summer School will be structured around cases featuring multi-storey timber construction design, which will be processed in teams. The course will finish with the presentation of a final project from each team.

Fee info

DKK 4400: Fee for EU-citizens.

Course fee includes:
Classes and tuition
Social programme including welcome and farewell events (we organise 2-3 events pr. week)
Goodie bag with a map of Aarhus, a water bottle and a pen
Personalised graduation certificate

Accommodation, meals (food and drink), insurance, visa and travelling expenses to and from Denmark are not included in the fee.

This course is offered under the act of Danish Open University.
DKK 8250: Fee for non EU-citizens

Course fee includes:
Classes and tuition
Social programme including welcome and farewell events (we organise 2-3 events pr. week)
Goodie bag with a map of Aarhus, a water bottle and a pen
Personalised graduation certificate

Accommodation, meals (food and drink), insurance, visa and travelling expenses to and from Denmark are not included in the fee.

This course is offered under the act of Danish Open University.

Scholarships

No scholarships available