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Economic and Climatic Aspects of Architectural Design

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Economic and Climatic Aspects of Architectural Design
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: B-A-5.10
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V+3VU (5 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

B-A-5.10 (P120-0109) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 5, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
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-5.8 Optimizing Existing Building Types

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
B-A-5.11 Building Services and Facility Management
B-A-5.12 Optimizing Building Projects: Building Regulations and Climate-Adapted Construction

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Ludger Bergrath
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Ludger Bergrath

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Learning outcomes:
Impart basic skills / Construction management and climate-friendly construction as important technical disciplines / In the final year of the Bachelor´s program, both of these topics will be explored.
Construction Management:
The basics of preparing and carrying out construction will prepare students for the obligations of an architect. Included are instruments of construction management used in planning and realization, understanding the basics of building law, as well as organizing architectural work as a whole.
Eco-Friendly Construction 1:
After successfully completing this module, students will be familiar with energy-optimized building design. The goal is to convey the interdisciplinary relationships between design, construction and resource-friendly building services engineering.
Students will be able to integrate, deepen and implement design, construction and building technology aspects in their entirety and, where necessary, correct conceptual mistakes.

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Module content:
Construction Management:
Structure, content and application of the HOAI with service descriptions of phases 1-9 HOAI / DIN276+277, VOB and BGB as the contractual basis for building contracts and architect´s contracts,
DIN 277 - area determination and DIN276 construction costs for cost planning and fees,
The presentation and requirements for scheduling, planning / realization and construction process / introduction to systems for AVA, scheduling and cost planning
Eco-Friendly Construction 1:
Parallel to the tutorials, lectures will be divided into the areas "active" and "passive" measures.
Passive measures: Zoning _ Buffer zones _ Orientation, Use of daylight _ Shading, Transparent thermal insulation
Active measures: Collectors and storage technologies, heating systems, mechanical ventilation, absorbers, photovoltaics, heat pumps, combined heat and power generation.

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Teaching methods/Media:
Tutorials in multiple groups of about 20 students / or parallel with several lecturers/tutors
Participation in experiments, analyses
Periodic laboratory sessions where sample calculations are worked on.

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Recommended or required reading:
Lecture notes: Bergrath, Ludger: Baumanagement 1 - BMG1, HOAI / BGB / VOB A,B,C / LBO Saarland / BBauG, BauVo
Trade journals (Intelligente Architektur etc.) and books (Pistol 1+2, relevant standards etc.)

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