AF2025 Architectural Engineering Project 7.5 credits
Projekt för huskonstruktörer
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The course will give skills in the engineering design of a building, which includes both analysis and drafting.
Educational levelSecond cycle
Academic level (A-D)
Subject areaBuilt Environment
Grade scaleA, B, C, D, E, FX, F
PeriodsAutumn 13 P2 (7.5 credits)
Start date2013 week: 45
End date2014 week: 3
Language of instructionEnglish
Number of lectures30 (preliminary)
Number of exercises40 (preliminary)
Form of studyNormal
Number of places *5 - 40
*) The Course date may be cancelled if number of admitted are less than minimum of places. If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.
ScheduleSchedule (new window)
Course responsibleKjartan Gudmundsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
TeacherKjartan Gudmundsson <email@example.com>
Thomas Thorsell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
CSAMH5 + TCAEM2 + THUSM2 + Ark
Part of programme
After the course is completed the student should have a fundamental understanding of the technical functions of building components and of the building as a system. Furthermore the student should have some skills in the various fields involved in the design of a building and an insight into the role of the different professions.
Course main content
Functional requirements for buildings. Architectural design, Foundations and structure. Selection of materials: Technology, environment, durability, aesthetics, economy. Building components and detailing. Sustainability, environmental aspects and energy use. Building information models.
The course will be given as lectures, workshops,excercises, seminars and a project task.
AF2001 Structural Engineering, advanced Course
AF2401 Building Technology, Advanced Course
Meddelas vi kursstart
- PRO1 - Project Assignment, 5.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
- ÖVN1 - Exercises, 2.5 credits, grade scale: P, F
Project and exercises
Requirements for final grade
Passed Project Assignment
ABE/Civil and Architectural Engineering
Kjartan Gudmundsson, email@example.com, 08-790 6590
Kjartan Gudmundsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Course plan valid from:
Examination information valid from: Autumn 11.