Course detail

Structural Engineering II

FA-PS2Acad. year: 2019/2020

Systematics of building structures. Main supporting structures, their function, composition and elements. The relation of main supporting structures to complementary structures, roof structures. Megastructures. Technology and economics. Extending the experience on comprehensive architectural and structural design. Analysis of implemented structures.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

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Recommended optional programme components

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Recommended or required reading

Neufert : Navrhování staveb (CS)
Witzany a kol.: KPS 20 - Základy, spodní stavba, hydroizolace spodní stavby, dilatace, schodiště (CS)
Hykš a kol.: Schodištia (SK)
Sedláčková, Kratochvílová : Pozemní stavitelství (CS)
Matoušková : Pozemní stavitelství (CS)
ČSN - řady 01.... a 73.... (CS)
Stavební katalog ABF (CS)
Odborné časopisy : Stavitel, Stavba, Materiály pro stavbu, Architectural Review, Architecture et Technique, Detail (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

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Language of instruction


Work placements

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Extension of knwledge of main bearing structures, their functions, composition and elements.
Understanding their connection with supplementing structures, technology and economics. Knowledge of design solutions of roof structures, combined structures and special structures. Extension of experience by comprehensive structural design.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Bachelor's

    branch ARCH , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer