Course detail

Selected Chapters from Building Constructions 2

FAST-NHB055Acad. year: 2020/2021

The course is focused on certain building types in the field of building design and special requirements put onto the structures of those building. Students are to learn about garages and parking places, single storey buildings, chosen commercial and agricultural buildings, and at last also about wooden houses. Students are to receive knowledge regarding architectural, typological and structural viewpoints of previously mentioned building types.


Institute of Building Structures (PST)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.


The Students will use the acquired knowledge in building physics (thermal engineering, acoustics and daylighting inside buildings), fire safety of buildings and civil engineering, acquired by completing the prescribed courses in previous studies. Knowledge In the course of study the student will use of knowledge of the subject Design Detail and Modern Building Materials.


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. Garages, parking places, parking systems – structural systems, structural solutions.
2. Pre-primary education – Nursery schools, primary and secondary schools.
3. Sports - Gyms and sporting facilities,
4. Indoor swimming pools.
5. Healthcare - Healthcare centres.
6. Hospitals.
7. Agricultural buildings – horse stables and riding arenas, sheep housing.
8. Agricultural buildings – beef and pig housing from breeding to raising.
9. Agricultural buildings – poultry far building and hutches for furred animals.
10. Wooden houses – general overview of wood based building, special design requirements of wooden houses.


Not applicable.

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 NPA-SIS Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
  • Programme NPC-SIS Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme NKC-SIS Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer