Socio-anthropology : inhabiting space

ltarc1344  2020-2021  Tournai

Socio-anthropology : inhabiting space
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3 credits
30.0 h
Main themes
  1. Introduction to the social-anthropological theories and concepts of living
  2. Relationships between the needs of production and appropriation of space for living
  3. Different scales of living : domestic, urban and rural areas
  4. Relationships between inhabited areas and social  diversity
  5. Methodology in humanities and social sciences adapted to the contexts being studied

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :


Specific learning outcomes:

By the end of the course, students will be able to

  • adopt a relative and critical point of view on  the ways in which we live.
  • identify the issues involved in the appropriation of space by the inhabitants.
  • interpret the issues of social coexistence in the inhabited areas.
  • establish and make a case for the shape of an architectural project based on the analyses and methods learned during the course.

Contribution to the learning outcome reference framework:

Place the action

  • Recognise, observe and describe the targeted environments and contexts

Make use of other subjects

  • Seek out other approaches, exchanges of views and ways of enhancing thinking about architecture
  • Make use of other subjects to ask questions about the design and implementation of an architectural project

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Architecture (Tournai)