Course detail

Introduction to Buildings‘ Design 1

FAST-BH007Acad. year: 2020/2021

Methods of building design with the consideration of an architectural concept - building typology and disposition arrangement requirements. Acceptance of valid standards and regulations. The application of architectural and structural design principles, present economic relations, energy efficiency requirements and environmental demands. Design principles for barrier-free civic buildings and their neighbouring outdoor spaces. Design of residential houses is completed in practical classes.

Department

Institute of Building Structures (PST)

Nabízen zahradničním studentům

Všech fakult

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student copes methods of building design with the consideration of an architectural concept - building typology and disposition arrangement requirements. Acceptance of valid standards and regulations. The application of principles of architectural and structural design and Service regulations.
Knowledge of basic bricked, concrete, steel and wooden constructions. Basic knowledge of TEB, heat engineering and acoustics.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of basic bricked, concrete, steel and wooden constructions. Basic demands of building services, thermal protection of buildings and building acoustics.

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, English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Environment and indoor climate
2. Design area dependence on tenant physiology
3. Service regulations. Indoor and outdoor entrance areas
4. Vertical and horizontal communication areas
5. Hygienic services and equipment
6. Barrier-free design of building exteriors
7. Barrier-free design of building interiors
8. Residential houses – building disposition and services. Building zones
9. Residential rooms. House equipment and accessories. Communication zones in buildings
10. Typological forms of residential houses
11. Residential house design and assessment with respect to daylighting and overshadow
12. Reconversion of existing residential building spaces on garages and workshops. Object terrain setting. Building distances
13. Relation between interior on exterior. Fencing. Complementary architectural design
Lot utilization with open space areas (areas without objects and buildings)

Aims

To gain basic knowledge and experience in conceptional work within the frame of projecting residential buildings with regard to artistic and compositional requirements, acquiring and accepting typological principles, norms, regulations and specifications for barrier-free solutions of buildings and their exteriors, with concurrent use of knowledge from the field of constructions, heat engineering, acoustics and fire protection.

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-E-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 3. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-K-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 3. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-P-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch S , 3. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer