Distance learning of designing high-performance, sustainable, intelligent buildings at the Faculty of Architecture of the Silesian University of Technology
- blended flexible training,
- best practices
The article presents experiences from the use of distance learning methods during project classes, seminars and lectures. The author conducts 3 courses in the field of sustainable architecture, high-performing buildings, energy efficiency and modern methods for simulating the building performance. These are: “New Technologies and Methods in Architecture Design”, “Intelligent Building - Building Performance Analysis” and “Specialist design resulting from local conditions”. Students taking the courses are in the first year of Master’s studies at the Silesian University of Technology (SUT). Following the European Bologna model, this program at SUT lasts one and a half years and requires a bachelor’s degree.