Architecture Foundations StudioSemester Course

Architecture & Design
Week-Long Study Tour
Germany and/or Netherlands or Finland and/or Sweden
Core Course Week Study Tour
Denmark or Berlin (Full-Year Students Only)
Major Discipline(s)
Architecture, Design, Studio Art
Core Course
Fall/Spring semester

You develop design skills through analysis of existing buildings and by solving realistic architectural problems in a Danish context. In studio projects, construct spatial models in physical and digital media and advance your communication skills in expressing abstract concepts. Studios are taught vertically, combining students of different levels. Expectations relate to you as an individual student.


Søren Amsnæs

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Architect M.A.A. (Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, 1983). Employment with PLH Architects, Homann Architects. Since 1988, own office specialising in visualization and project presentation for clients in Denmark and abroad. With DIS since 2012.


Kathryn Larsen

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Bachelors (Architectural Technology and Construction Management, KEA, 2019). Msc. (Architecture, TU Delft, 2022). CEO, Studio Kathryn Larsen, 2019-Present. With DIS since January 2024.