Course detail

Building Constructions and urban planning

FAST-GH01Acad. year: 2017/2018

Introduction into the structural design of buildings constructions. Students will learn the basic knowledge of purpose, function and design of buildings and structures and of application of knowledge in the field of geodesy and their interconnections with buildings constructions. Output of this course is elaboration of the study the building construction in concrete conditions given area.

Department

Institute of Building Structures (PST)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Documentation study of structural design of the building construction including the situation and and oral examination

Prerequisites

cartography, land surveying, computer graphics CARD

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Doutlík L.: Urbanistická typologie. ČVUT Praha, 1992. (CS)
Štípek J.: Zásady nauky o stavbách. ČVUT Praha, 2000. (CS)
Horniaková a kol.:: Pozemní stavitelství. JAGA Bratislava, 2002. (SK)
Chudley, R., Greeno, R.: Building Construction Handbook. Elsevier LTD, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-7506-86228. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Urban design, urban planning, legislation and urban typology
2. Functional, operational and spatial structure of urban settlement department, city plan, municipalities, regulatory elements, buffer zones
3. Public spaces, transport and technical facilities and infrastructure
4. Types of buildings according to the purpose of their use. Basic types of structures and coordinating of their dimensions
5. Structural systems of buildings. External influences on the design
6. Excavations and foundation construction. Coordinating construction situation
7. Vertical load-bearing structure including exterior walls of the building. The spatial bracing construction
8. Horizontal structures. Types of floor structures. Overhanging and receding structures
9. Structural systems for roofing structures.
10. Constructions for different height level - stairs, ramps
11. Flat roofs and chimneys
12. Non-bearing structures, doors and windows, floors
13. Legislation and Building Law

Aims

Students are to acquaint with the issue of building construction design and realization including project drawings and valid legislation and with application of knowledge in the field of geodesy and their interconnections with buildings constructions.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-K-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch GI , 3. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-P-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch GI , 3. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

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