Course detail

Selected Chapters of Metal and Timber Structures

FAST-BO056Acad. year: 2019/2020

Composite steel-concrete structural members and components – rules of structural configuration, basic design principles.
Composite steel-concrete beams – ultimate limit states, serviceability limit states of bending steel-concrete structural members.
Composite steel-concrete beams – principles of the shear connection design.
Composite steel-concrete columns – basic principles of the design of compression steel-concrete structural members.
Glue laminated timber structures. Design principles, basic calculation, applications.
Assembly connections of timber structures with metal timber fasteners. Design principles, basic calculation.
Reinforcing of elements and connections of timber structures.
Design of timber structures – structural fire design. Behaviour of timber elements and connections during the fire, rules for analysis of structural members, basic design calculation.
Design of connections of timber structures – structural fire design, basic design calculation.

Department

Institute of Metal and Timber Structures (KDK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students have to manage the aim of the subject, make the acquaintance with course problematic and practice their knowledge and acquirements.

Prerequisites

Metal structures - design of elements and connections of steel structures. Timber structures - design of elements and connections of timber structures. Concrete structures - bases of design of elements of concrete structures.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

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. Composite steel-concrete structural systems - basic principles of behaviour, loading, material, design standards.
2. Steel-concrete beams – ultimate limit state, serviceability limit state (basic design principles).
3. Steel-concrete beams – shear connectors (types, basic design principles).
4. Steel-concrete columns – basic design principles.
5. Steel-concrete structural members – basic principles of the fire design.
6. Timber beams – types, design principles, static design.
7. Glue laminated timber structures – design principles, static design, basic structural compositions.
8. Assembly connections of timber structures with metal timber fasteners – design principles, basic calculation.
9. Design of timber structures – structural fire design. Behaviour of timber elements during the fire.
10. Design of timber structures – rules for analysis of structural members, basic design calculation; behaviour of connections of timber elements during the fire, basic design calculation.
11. Practical application of steel-concrete structural members and components; practical application of timber structural members and parts; examples of realized constructions.

Aims

The objective of the subject is to introduce students to the problems of this course and to practise acquires knowledge and skills.

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-P-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 4. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, elective

  • Programme B-P-E-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 4. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, elective

  • Programme B-K-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 4. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, elective

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer