Course Details

Building Constructions 4

Academic Year 2024/25

BHA008 course is part of 5 study plans

BPC-SI / S Summer Semester 3rd year

BPC-EVB Summer Semester 2nd year

NPC-SIE Summer Semester 1st year

BKC-SI Summer Semester 3rd year

BPA-SI Summer Semester 3rd year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction

Czech, English


5 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

To offer to students of all faculties

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Flooring: Functional and operational requirements (thermal, acoustic, operational, fire safety, etc.), flooring properties and their testing, design and construction of flooring. 2. Flooring: Role of individual layers, materials, flooring finishes, critical details, dilatation 3. Flooring: Industrial floors and their specifics. 4. Suspended ceilings: Functional requirements, design principles and methodology, user requirements (acoustics, thermal, structural, fire safety, hygienic, etc.) 5. Suspended ceilings: Types of suspended ceilings (optical, acoustic, fire safety, etc.), materials, construction, critical details 6. Finishes of interior walls and ceilings: plasters, tiles, paints, requirements (functional, operational, hygienic, dilation, etc.) 6. Curtain walls: Types (technological, acoustic, etc.), designing, construction. 7. Joinery and locksmith works: Bills of quantities, necessary specifications and drawings. 8. Doors, gates and windows: Legal requirements, design of critical details with regard to building physics (thermal, acoustics, daylighting), influence of boundary conditions on fulfillment of hygienic, operational and functional requirements, choice of optimal solution in case of mutually excluding legal requirements 9. Windows in envelope walls: Variants, construction requirements and processes. 10. Doors and gates in envelope walls: Variants, construction requirements and processes. Roof windows. Doors, windows, niches, etc. in the interior. 11. Chimneys and ventilation bodies - design and implementation principles, link to layout design, design requirements, types and methods of solution. 12. Specific materials and chemicals used in construction industry, their types and properties. Anchoring elements and their application. 13. Garages, garage parking spaces, parking systems: Variants and design.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Composition of structures: Floors. 2. Composition of structures: Other. 3. Bills of quantities: Tinsmith. 4. Bills of quantities: Joinery and locksmith. 5. Drawing of cast-in-place flooring and tile splicing. 6. Drawing of suspended ceilings. 7. Consultations. 8. Bills of quantities: Doors, windows and gates. 9. Summary, accompanying and technical reports. 10. Consultations. 11. Drawing of elevations and 3D visualization of a building. 12. Consultations. 13. Credit.