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Building Construction 4

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Building Construction 4
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020
Module code: ABA-5.7
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.
8VU (8 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: 4
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam (33%) + term paper (66%)

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

B-A-5.7 (P120-0019, P120-0020) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 4, mandatory course
ABA-5.7 (P120-0018) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020 , semester 4, mandatory course
ABA-5.7 (P120-0018) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021 , semester 4, 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).
120 class hours (= 90 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 90 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
ABA-5.1 Building Construction 1
ABA-5.3 Building Construction 2
ABA-5.5 Building Construction 3

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
ABA-5.9 Building Construction 5

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Michel
Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Matthias Michel
M.Eng. Arch. AKS Georg Müller

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_        be familiar with structural solutions for existing buildings, especially for post-war modernist buildings.
_        be familiar with structural and energy-related repair, upgrading and improvement measures for supporting structures, building envelope and interior finishing.
_        be able to identify a catalog of structural measures from as-built surveys and functional specifications and combine them with their own design concept.

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Module content:
_        Lectures and exercises with a focus on the structural design of existing buildings.
_        Structural and energy-efficient refurbishment of existing buildings or existing ensembles with a focus on post-war modernism.
_        Practice-oriented differentiation of the conceptual implementation of load transfer to structural principles such as primary and secondary construction, load-bearing and non-load-bearing components, shells and extensions. Historical constructions with attention to technical detail solutions, in particular filigree reinforced concrete / reinforced concrete components, masonry, floor and wall constructions, sealing of buildings, windows and doors, finishing constructions

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Teaching methods/Media:
_        Study trips
_        in 3 groups of up to approx. 20 students./parallel with several lecturers/tutors

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Recommended or required reading:
_        Building construction atlases: Building material, masonry, concrete, timber construction, steel construction, renovation, roof and flat roof, energy, facades
_        Ahnert; Krause: Typische Baukonstruktionen von 1860 bis 1960
_        Trade journals, such as for example, "Detail", "Monumente und Metamorphose"

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