ltarc2145  2022-2023  Tournai

3.00 credits
30.0 h
Main themes
  1. Critical examination of what benefits philosophy, and in particular phenomenology, brings to the architect
  2. Study of phenomenological trends, realigned on perception, the meaning experienced by a living subject (with experiments during the lectures)
  3. Critical reading of texts linked to the main topic of the seminar: inhabiting space-time
Learning outcomes

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

1 Specific learning outcomes:
By the end of the course, students will be able to
  • Chart the progress of philosophical thought through phenomenology and its impact on historical and cultural life
  • Acquire a specific vocabulary, and put it into a given context, to have reading keys which open up contemporary thinking
  • Distinguish and define the conceptual method and tools used in philosophy
  • Confidently read and query original texts produced by thinkers
  • Learn to research the origin and meaning of the words used
  • Ask questions, and respond to them using rigorous argumentation
  • Consider for themselves the issues raised by a philosophical position
  • Confidently intervene and debate
  • Avoid radicalisation of the argument; nuance reasoning
Contribution to the learning outcomes reference network:
Build knowledge of architecture
  • Develop knowledge and become an active participant in the learning process
Make use of other subjects
  • Seek out other approaches, exchanges of views and ways of enhancing thinking about architecture
Adopt a professional attitude
  • Organise, plan, develop and bring together the different strands of individual or collective work
Make committed choices
  • Make links between different methodological and epistemological perspectives
  • Syllabus mis en ligne progressivement selon le parcours et les choix de textes par les étudiants.
  • Liste bibliographique (2 pages) fournie pour le cours. Quelques références conseillées :
  1. DEPRAZ Natalie, Husserl, Coll. «Synthèse », Armand Colin/HER, Paris, 1999;
  2. LYOTARD Jean-François, La phénoménologie, Coll. « Que sais-je ? », P.U.F., Paris, 2004;
  3. YOUNES Chris et BONNAUD Xavier (Collectif, sous la direction de), Perception / Architecture / Urbain, Infolio Ed., CH-Gollion, 2014.
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Architecture (Tournai)

Master [120] in Architecture (Bruxelles)