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Study Project I

Module name (EN): Study Project I
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: BIBA160
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 6PA (6 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 1
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project work (70%), oral examination (30%)

[updated 28.09.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIBA160 Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.04.2009, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA160 Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 1, mandatory course
BIBA160 Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 1, mandatory course
90 class hours (= 67.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 112.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BIBA356 Structural Engineering
BIBA421 Construction Management and Economics

[updated 17.01.2017]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Djouahra
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Böttcher
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gudrun Djouahra
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Günter Schmidt-Gönner
M.Eng. Arch. AKS Georg Müller

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Learning outcomes:
- After successfully completing this module, students will be able to develop solutions for the planning and construction of a small building independently.
- They will have basic knowledge about building construction engineering/building physics and be familiar with definitions from those fields, as well as day-to-day operations in those fields and construction management.
- Students will have insight into interdisciplinary connections.
- They will be able to prepare construction documents (drawings, certificates, lists/diagrams).
- They will be able to carry out development work in an independent, methodical and goal-oriented manner.
- Students will have acquired problem-solving and intuitive thinking skills.
- They will be able to organize themselves as an individual, as well as in a group, independently.
- Students will improve their communication and presentation skills.
- Their intrinsic motivation will increased.

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Module content:
Work techniques:
- Literature and Internet research
- Group work techniques, Metaplan technique
- Presentation techniques
- Documentation techniques
Structural Design/Structural Physics:
- Building component structure: Roof, wall and ceiling
- Structural details (ridge, eaves,...)
- Materials and layers, as well as their supporting, insulating and sealing functions
- Thermal conduction, thermal envelope, thermal bridges
- Proof of thermal insulation for building components (R value, U value)
- Practical moisture and fire protection, noise insulation
Structural design
- Determining a system, static systems, drawings showing survey (control) points
- Calculating loads, load transfer
- Calculating internal forces for statically determinate systems and two-span beams
- Dimensioning in timber construction: Stress and deflection analyses
- Designing reinforced concrete ceilings, simplified with approximation for the z-lever arm
- Load transfer for the foundation
Construction Management
- Describing buildings and planning costs
- Planning processes and schedules
- Site layout

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Recommended or required reading:
_ Schneider, Bautabellen für Ingenieure, Werner Verlag
_ RWE Bau-Handbuch, EW Medien und Kongresse GmbH
_ Holschemacher: Entwurfs- und Konstruktionstafeln für Architekten, Bauwerk Verlag Beuth
_ Beinhauer, P.: Standard-Detail-Sammlung, Rudolf Müller Verlag
_ Bantan B., Köhler K. Zwanzig J. u.a.: Bauzeichnen, Verlag Holland + Josenhans
_ Krauss, Führer, Neukäter, Willems, Techen: Grundlagen der Tragwerkslehre, Band 1, Rudolf Müller Verlag
_ Krings, W.: Kleine Baustatik, Vieweg-Verlag
_ BKI Baukosten, Teil 1:Statistische Kennwerte für Gebäude
_ Duzia, T.; Bogusch N.: Basiswissen Bauphysik: Grundlagen des Wärme- und Feuchteschutzes, Fraunhofer IRB Verlag

[updated 28.09.2020]
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