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Structural Design I

Module name (EN): Structural Design I
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: BIBA120
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4VU (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 4
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

[updated 05.02.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIBA120 Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2009, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA120 Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA120 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 120 hours (equivalent to 4 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 75 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BIBA211 Structural Design and Engineering
BIBA241 Descriptive Geometry and CAD II

[updated 17.01.2017]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Djouahra
M.Eng. Arch. AKS Georg Müller
Dipl.-Ing. Arch. Jeffry van Rossum

[updated 30.03.2016]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this course, students will be qualified to work in the areas of construction design and construction supervision.
Basic knowledge:
- The design, manufacture and assembly of building elements and structures
- The application and use of building materials and building products
- Functional requirements for components and buildings such as moisture protection, thermal insulation, sound insulation and fire protection and their structural implementation
- The application of building regulations, especially safety regulations and standards

[updated 05.02.2020]
Module content:
- Construction pit, drainage, foundations
- External and internal walls, including wall openings
- Ceilings, floor structures

[updated 05.02.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
DIN 1053 Teil 1 Mauerwerksbau;
Frick, Knöll: Baukonstruktionslehre Teil 1 und Teil 2
Bantan B., Köhler K. Zwanzig J. u.a.: Bauzeichnen, Verlag Holland + Josenhans
Holschemacher K.: Entwurfs- und Konstruktionstafeln für Architekten, Bauwerk Beuth Verlag

[updated 05.02.2020]
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