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Construction Materials Technology I

Module name (EN): Construction Materials Technology I
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2009
Module code: BIBA141
SAP-Submodule-No.: P110-0024
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4VU (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

[updated 28.09.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIBA141 (P110-0024) Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2009, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA141 (P110-0024) Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA141 (P110-0024) Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 1, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 135 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BIBA230 Construction Materials Technology II

[updated 19.08.2011]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Jung
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietrich Wullschläger

[updated 25.05.2011]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
- have acquired basic knowledge about the chemical structure of building materials and their mechanical behavior,
- be able to analyze a complex building material and define it in the context of the construction process,
- be able to classify the extensive requirements and material examinations professionally,
-be able to process and apply subject-related content independently,

[updated 28.09.2020]
Module content:
- Fundamentals of building materials physics and building materials chemistry, construction materials testing
- Aggregates for concrete and mortar (types, requirements, grain composition)
- Cement (types, properties, tests)
- Concrete (components, properties, composition, production, processing, quality assurance, testing)

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Recommended or required reading:
Lecture notes (will be passed out at the beginning of the semester)
Internet research
Backe/Hiese/Möhring: Baustoffkunde, Werner-Verlag;
Schäffler/Bruy/Schelling: Baustoffkunde, Vogel-Verlag;
Scholz/Hiese: Baustoffkenntnis, Werner-Verlag;
Weber/Tegelar: Guter Beton, Verlag Bau und Technik;

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