Course Details

Building Constructions 3 (APS)

Academic Year 2024/25

BHA042 course is part of 1 study plan

BPC-APS Winter Semester 2nd year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction



4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Building foundation – static cooperation upper and understructure, background deformation, rules of soil mechanics, soil foundation. 2. Variability solution of basement substuctural construction, foundation basementless building, yielding of foundation, design and choice substructure. 3. Flat foundation, special design of horizontal foundation. 4. Construction of vertical foundation, modern method of foundation. 5. Foundation on field limit, in a gap site, lamp and ventilation holes, variants foundation solution of outside additional building parts. 6. Water proofing of basic structure- choosing effective water proofing, water proofing systems, sample of solution. 7. Solution of under pressure and aggresive water insulation, building proofing against radon infiltration. 8. Fire theory, basic notions and terminology, design proces and determination fire safety systems, fire risk by ČSN 73 0802. average and concentric fire load. Calculating fire load. 9. Fire cells and fire risk free space, degree of fire safety.Fire separate construction. Fire strips. 10. Fire resistance requirements of building construction, certificate of discharge. Fire technical characteristics of building construction and materials (ability to develop of properties). 11. Exit way-class,quantity, dimension,carrying out. Alternate exit possubility, occupy building of people. 12. Safety distance, examination by thermal flow intensity and by possibility impact of burning parts. 13. Building technical facility,fire extinguishing system,fire flow supply, buildings for housing, change og buildings.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Building foundation. 2.–3. Flat foundation. 4.–5. Construction of vertical foundation. 6.–7. Water proofing of basic structure. 8.–9. Fire cells.Degree of fire safety. 10. Exit way. 11. Safety distance. 12. Building technical facility. 13. Fire flow supply.