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2-Structural Work and Completion

Course Code :1131FTIREA
Study domain:Construction
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Björn Kusé

3. Course contents *

This course reviews the common building techniques for structural work and finishing fases of a building project. This contains:

  • Normalisation and certification in the building sector
  • Handbook "kracht+vorm"
    • Material science
    • Buildings and constructions
    • Functional criterai
    • Loads on structures
    • Forces in structures
    • Stability
    • Deformations
    • Safety factors
    • Steel constructions
    • Concrete constructions
    • Timber constructions
    • Masonry constructions
  • Water infiltration in basements
  • Load path estimation
  • Sloped roof
  • Flat roof
  • Green roof
  • Facades and facade openings
  • Finishing works
  • Stairs
  • Fire safety