Building Construction A

Franz Sam
Architecture, Building Design
2017W, Vorlesung und √úbungen (VU), 2.0 semester hours, course number S01986


Institut Building construction
Lessons und training courses (VU), S00491, 2.0 hours per semester.


The lecture imparts expertise on the interplay of building parts in constructions, while taking into account selected building materials.The focus is concepts of "monomateriality" - i.e., one singel material ist used for creating the volume, the load bearing structure and the skin of the building. Special attention is also given to the strains having an impact on the building and the requirements related to the building physics.

Examination Modalities

process of a defined case study project

process of a project proposal in defined parts

contributing in correction sessions


Start oft he lecture series

17-10-2017 09.00 Seminarraum 3. floor, weekly

co-registration: possible (3.0 ECTS)

Architecture (Master): Building Construction (3.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (3.0 ECTS)