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UYTY0115 Art and Environment Design, 2 ECTS cr. 
Code UYTY0115  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Art and Environment Design  Abbreviation Art and Environ 
Credits2 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeBasic studies Subject0154 Environment, Art and Community 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
Organisation Faculty of Art and Design 


Learning outcomes

At the end of the course student
- is able to use the concepts of environmental architecture
- knows how art can be applied and integrated to architecture and build environment
- knows the common phases of designing public art to build environment on the basis of a broader scheme of landscape architecture
- is familiar with the issues connected to sustainability of public art


Basics of nature-based and spatial design, principles of interaction between man and the built environment, art in the public space, art in regional planning and architecture.


Participation in lectures and successfully completed exercises

More literature information and extra material 

Pallasmaa, J.: The thinking Hand Existential and Embodied Wisdom in Architecture, 2009
Cresswell, T.: Place A Short Introduction, 2004
Carlson, A.: Aesthetics and the Environment. The Apprecciation, Art and Architecture, 2000
(re)designing nature. Current Concepts for Shaping Nature in Art and Landscape Architecture, 2010


5–1 / fail


Third period

Target Group 

First year of Master’s studies, exchance students of Art and Design


Art Education , Antti Stöckell, Maria Huhmarniemi


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