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Search result: Course units in Autumn Semester 2019

Integrated Building Systems Master Information
Main Courses
Fundamental Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-1633-00LEnergy Conversion
This course is intended for students outside of D-MAVT.
W4 credits3GI. Karlin, G. Sansavini
401-0203-00LMathematics Information W4 credits3V + 1UC. Busch
066-0427-00LDesign and Building Process MBS Information W2 credits2VA. Paulus, S. Menz
066-0411-00LIntroduction to Structural Design Information W2 credits2GJ. Schwartz, P. Block, L. Enrique Monzo
Core Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
101-0527-10LMaterials and Constructions Information Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2GG. Habert, S. Claude, D. Sanz Pont
151-8011-00LBuilding Physics: Theory and Applications Information Restricted registration - show details W4 credits3V + 1UJ. Carmeliet, A. Kubilay, O. Dorostkar, A. Rubin, X. Zhou
363-0389-00LTechnology and Innovation Management Information W3 credits2GS. Brusoni
363-0503-00LPrinciples of Microeconomics
GESS (Science in Perspective): This lecture is for MSc students only. BSc students register for 363-1109-00L Einführung in die Mikroökonomie.
W3 credits2GM. Filippini
066-0423-00LApplication of CFD in Buildings Information Restricted registration - show details
Limited number of participants.
Enrolment is only possible in agreement with the chair.
W3 credits3VD. Lakehal
151-8007-00LUrban Physics Information W3 credits3GJ. Carmeliet, D. W. Brunner, A. Rubin, C. Schär, H. Wernli, J. M. Wunderli
066-0421-00LBuilding Systems I Information W3 credits3GA. Schlüter, L. Baldini, V. Dorer, I. Hischier, M. Sulzer
101-0524-00LLean, Integrated and Digital Project DeliveryW4 credits2GD. Hall
529-0010-00LChemistry Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2V + 1UC. Mondelli
101-0608-00LDesign-Integrated Life Cycle Assessment Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2GG. Habert
151-0209-00LRenewable Energy Technologies Information W4 credits3GA. Steinfeld
Specialised Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0235-00LThermodynamics of Novel Energy Conversion TechnologiesW4 credits3GA. Milionis, G. Sansavini
151-0185-00LRadiation Heat Transfer Information W4 credits2V + 1UA. Steinfeld, P. Pozivil
151-0103-00LFluid Dynamics IIW3 credits2V + 1UP. Jenny
401-0647-00LIntroduction to Mathematical Optimization Information W5 credits2V + 1UD. Adjiashvili
227-0477-00LAcoustics IW6 credits4GK. Heutschi
101-0577-00LAn Introduction to Sustainable Development in the Built EnvironmentW3 credits2GG. Habert, F. Pittau
101-0417-00LTransport Planning MethodsW6 credits4GK. W. Axhausen
101-0507-00LInfrastructure Management 3: Optimisation Tools
Does not take place this semester.
W6 credits2GB. T. Adey
363-0387-00LCorporate SustainabilityW3 credits2GV. Hoffmann
402-0809-01LIntroduction to Computational Physics (for Civil Engineers)W4 credits2V + 1UL. Böttcher
402-0809-00LIntroduction to Computational PhysicsW8 credits2V + 2UL. Böttcher
101-0187-00LStructural Reliability and Risk Analysis Information W3 credits2GS. Marelli
701-1346-00LCarbon Mitigation Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 90.
W3 credits2GN. Gruber
063-0607-00LEnergy- and Climate Systems III Information W2 credits2VA. Schlüter
051-0159-00LUrban Design I Information
For BSc students in the 2011 curriculum only.
W1 credit2VH. Klumpner, S. V. Baur
363-0537-00LResource and Environmental EconomicsW3 credits2GL. Bretschger
363-0565-00LPrinciples of MacroeconomicsW3 credits2VJ.‑E. Sturm
101-0587-00LWorkshop on Sustainable Building Certification Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 25
W3 credits2GD. Kellenberger, G. Habert
063-0611-00LThe Digital in Architecture II Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 16.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of the course "Structural Design VI" (063-0606-00L), "Design III" (052-0541/43/45) or "Das Digitale in der Architektur" (063-0610-00L).
W2 credits1V + 2UF. Gramazio, M. Kohler
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2V + 1Uto be announced
252-0839-00LInformatics Information W2 credits2GL. E. Fässler, M. Dahinden
101-0007-00LProject Management for Construction Projects Restricted registration - show details W4 credits3SB. T. Adey, J. J. Hoffman
102-0307-01LAdvanced Environmental, Social and Economic Assessments Restricted registration - show details
The combined course unit is only for Master students in Environmental Engineering. All other students enrol for one or both out of the single courses.
W5 credits4GA. E. Braunschweig, S. Hellweg, R. Frischknecht
851-0589-00LTechnology and Innovation for DevelopmentW3 credits2VP. Aerni
103-0317-00LIntroduction to Spatial Development and Transformation
Only for master students, otherwise a special permisson by the lecturer is required.
W3 credits2GM. Nollert
701-0901-00LETH Week 2019: Rethinking Mobility Restricted registration - show details
All ETH Bachelor`s, Master`s and exchange students can take part in the ETH week. No prior knowledge is required
W1 credit3SR. Knutti, K. Boulouchos, C. Bratrich, S. Brusoni, A. Cabello Llamas, E. Chatzi, M. Chli, F. Corman, E. Frazzoli, G. Georges, C. Onder, V. Wood
376-1177-00LHuman Factors IW3 credits2VM. Menozzi Jäckli, R. Huang, M. Siegrist
363-1065-00LDesign Thinking: Human-Centred Solutions to Real World Challenges Restricted registration - show details
Due to didactic reasons, the number of participants is limited to 16.

All interested students are invited to apply for this course by sending a short motivation letter to Linda Armbruster: larmbruster@ethz.ch.

Additionally please enroll via mystudies. Please note that all students are put on the waiting list and that your current position on the waiting list is irrelevant, as places will be assigned after the first lecture on the basis of your motivation letter and commitment for the class.
W5 credits5GA. Cabello Llamas, L. Armbruster, S. Brusoni
051-0911-19LSeminar Week Autumn Semester 2019 Information W2 credits3ALecturers
052-0731-19LHousing Issues and Challenges in the Global South: The Housing Question Revisited Information W2 credits2VJ. E. Duyne Barenstein
063-0803-01LHistory and Theory in Architecture IX (Avermaete) Information W1 credit1VT. Avermaete
052-0819-00LHistory of Art and Architecture Information W4 credits3GI. Davidovici
103-0569-00LEuropean Aspects of Spatial DevelopmentW3 credits2GA. Peric Momcilovic
851-0252-08LEvidence-Based Design: Methods and Tools For Evaluating Architectural Design Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 40

Particularly suitable for students of D-ARCH
W3 credits2SB. Emo Nax, M. Gath Morad, C. Hölscher
101-0193-00LSystemic Design Labs: RE:GENERATE Alpine-Urban Circularity Information Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2ST. Luthe
101-0525-00LBuilding Information Modeling for Design and Construction Restricted registration - show details W3 credits4GM. Bonanomi
Project Courses
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
066-0425-00LIntegrated Design MBS Information W8 credits3V + 3UA. Schlüter
Semester Project
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
066-0431-00LSemester Project MBS Information Restricted registration - show details
You can choose the mentoring professor of your semester project MBS:
Jan CARMELIET
Stefano BRUSONI
Guillaume HABERT
Daniel HALL
John LYGEROS
Marco MAZZOTTI
Arno SCHLÜTER
Roy SMITH
O6 credits13ALecturers
GESS Science in Perspective
» see GESS Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
» see GESS Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
» Recommended GESS Science in Perspective (Type B) for D-ARCH.
Master's Thesis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
066-0434-00LMaster's Thesis Information Restricted registration - show details
Only students who fulfill the following criteria are allowed to begin with their master thesis:
a. successful completion of the bachelor programme;
b. fulfilling of any additional requirements necessary to gain admission to the master programme.
O30 credits40DProfessors
Course Units for Additional Admission Requirements
The courses below are only available for MSc students with additional admission requirements.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
101-0414-AALTransport Planning (Transportation I)
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-3 credits2RK. W. Axhausen