Building design and detailing
4 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP
This course aims to prepare future professionals to clearly interpret and describe working drawings (in terms of communication with the construction site), taking into account the different construction procedures, functional requirements, dimensioning and technical regulations.
I. Building Design
Introduction:Construction and architectonic elements
Introducting building design: Roofs and stairs
Building design:plans, sections and elevations.
Survey thecniques and digitalization.
Building regulations: RGEU and RSCI
Construction elements and dimensioning.
Landscaping and external works
Detail drawings of fireplaces and
Other construction details
Assessment is continuous. Attendance is compulsory
Average mark for pratical works(Mtp)> 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.
- 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