Course detail

Building Services and Technical Infrastructure 2

FAST-AT002Acad. year: 2020/2021

The purpose of course is to familiarize students with basics of the internal microclimate theory and its creation by using systems of heating and air conditioning. The subject immediately follows the subject building services I (Plumbing systems and wiring installations). The subject is designed to enable application student´s knowledge for complex solution task within complex projects and atelier work at all stages of project documentation.


Institute of Building Services (TZB)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student get knowledge about HVAC systems usable for architecure and structure design of buildings.


The basic thermal technical assessment of building structures.Heat and mass transfer. Air proprieties.


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


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Introduction to internal microclimate of buildings, basic for design of HVAC systems
Therma and mass balance for heating and VAC
Heating systems and parts and components.
Heat sources for heating and placing in buildings
Central heating systems
Renewable heat sources and heating methods
Basis of design internal microclimate by VAC systems
Air flows in rooms, air distribution and distribution elements
Forced ventilation and hot air heating
Air conditioning - systems and design
Cooling in buildings. Heat recovery systems.
VAC applications in civil buildings
Control systems for HVAC. Technical infrastructure, equipment and space positioning


Complex owerview of design problems for heating, ventilation and air conditioning. Knowledge usable for architecure and structure design of buildings.

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-APS (N) Bachelor's

    branch APS , 3. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer