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Building Construction 3

Module name (EN): Building Construction 3
Degree programme: Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: B-A-5.5
SAP-Submodule-No.: P120-0015, P120-0016
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 5VU (5 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 3
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam (33%,), term paper (66%)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
B-A-5.5 (P120-0015, P120-0016) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 3, mandatory course
ABA-5.5 (P120-0017) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 3, mandatory course
ABA-5.5 (P120-0017) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021, semester 3, mandatory course
75 class hours (= 56.25 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 123.75 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
B-A-5.3 Building Construction 2

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
B-A-5.7 Building Construction 4

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Ulrike Fischer
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Michel

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Learning outcomes:
_Practical structural design topics will be dealt with based on Module 5.3.
After successfully completing this module, students will be familiar with practical building constructions for more simple tasks in cost-effective timber construction.
They will _be familiar with basic structural solutions in modern timber construction and be able to integrate requirements from the areas of structural design, climate protection and comfort into their designs.

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Module content:
_Lectures and tutorials with a focus on structural design in timber construction.
_Development of simple 2-3 storey buildings in timber construction.
_Practical building construction topics will be dealt with.
_Differentiation of basic structural principles of load transfer in primary and secondary structures in panes, supports, load-bearing and non-load-bearing shells. _Development of simple load-bearing systems in timber construction, such as frame or skeleton frame construction and design-related details for all essential elements such as roof, terrace, balcony, loggia and interior finishing with stairs.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Study trips

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Recommended or required reading:
Structural design atlases: building material, timber construction, roof and flat roof, energy, facades.
_Trade journals, such as for example, "Detail"

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