Course Details

Laboratory Tests of Building Materials and Components

Academic Year 2024/25

NJA040 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-SIM Winter Semester 2nd year

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2 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. Introductory exercise. Students are introduced with the laboratory procedure and safety. They are introduced with filling exercise and the conditions for granting credit. 2. Comprehensive evaluation of methodological approaches for experimental work. 3. A complex summary of the tests used for special cement composites. 4. A complex summary of tests intended to ceramic materials and composite materials with organic filler. 5. Proposal for a comprehensive methodology for testing of materials under extreme conditions. 6. Theoretical analysis of the preparation methodology of the experiment, the verification procedure of the tests on test equipment. 7. Individual preparation of test specimens, testing, continuous evaluation. 8. Individual preparation of test specimens, testing, continuous evaluation. 9. Verification of data obtained by mathematical simulation, credit test. 10. Evaluation of partial results, consultations. Interpretation and discussion of results of laboratory tests. Grant of the credit.