Course detail

Diploma seminar (S-KDK)

FAST-NOB020Acad. year: 2020/2021

Overview of various types of realized structures – focused on production and assembly of particular types of metal and timber structures. Failures of structures.
Diploma work requirements – technical report, static calculation, drawing documentation, material specification, solution alternatives.
Choice of technical task, specification of basic dispositional and structural parameters in reference to particular subject of the project.
Elaboration of corresponding design models of steel building structures, bridge structures, timber structures.


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.


Rules for design of metal and timber structures, static action of bearing systems. Elements and connections of metal structures, elements and connections of timber structures, structural mechanics.


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.


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 NPC-SIS Master's, 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer