Building design and detailing

Civil Engineering
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
n.a.

Objectives
I-Know how to execute drawn and written pieces of a construction project; II-Know and apply legal parameters to a project; III-View execution drawings taking into account the different execution processes, work sequence, functional requirements, dimensions and norms.

Program
P.1 Building Design
I Introduction:Construction and architectonic elements
II Introducting building design: Roofs and stairs
III Project stages
IV Building design:plans, sections and elevations.
Dimensioning
V Survey thecniques and digitalization.
VI Building regulations: RGEU and RSCI
II. Detailing
Construction elements and dimensioning.
1-Landscaping and external works
2-Foundations
3-Walls
4-Floors
5-Roofs
6-Expansion joints
7-Spans
8-Vertical deflections
9-Detail drawings of fireplaces
10 Toilet facilities
Other construction details

Evaluation Methodology
Assessment is continuous. Attendance is compulsory
Average mark for pratical works(Mtp)equal or greater 9.50; Calculation formula: Mtp=(MDe+Mp)/2;
Below 9.5/20 in continuous assessment students will be elligible for final examination.Examination:written test.

Bibliography
- Mascarenhas, J. (2009). Siatemas de Construção: coberturas inclinadas. (Vol. VI). Lisboa: Livros Horizonte
- Mascarenhas, J. (2007). Sistemas de Construção: Paredes. (Vol. II). Lisboa: Livros Horizonte
- Cecarini, I. (1993). A Composição da Casa. Lisboa: Presença
- Neufeurt, E. (1981). A arte de projectar em Arquitectura. São Paulo: Gustavo Gili
- Neufeurt, E. (1981). A arte de projectar em Arquitectura. São Paulo: Gustavo Gili
- Cecarini, I. (1993). A Composição da Casa. Lisboa: Presença
- Mascarenhas, J. (2007). Sistemas de Construção: Paredes. (Vol. II). Lisboa: Livros Horizonte
- Mascarenhas, J. (2009). Siatemas de Construção: coberturas inclinadas. (Vol. VI). Lisboa: Livros Horizonte

Method of interaction
All lessons include practical exercises in line with theoretical concepts.
Coursework is assessed on a continual basis, which allows student monitoring and increased academic performance.

Software used in class
Autocad