Sustainable Construction

Number: 

  • 206.264 

Content:

  • Basics of sustainable construction
  • Assessment framework & standards
  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Life Cycle Cost Assessment (LCCA)
  • Building certification
  • Design strategies for sustainable buildings
  • Built examples

Language of instruction:

  •  English

Teaching and learning: 

  •  multimedia-supported lecture

Assessment: 

  •  written

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Lecturer


Environmental assessment of construction materials

Number: 

  • 206.456 

Content:

  • Introduction
  • Calls of protection of environmental sustainability
  • Lifecycle of building products
  • Indicators for assessment
  • Environmental impacts of construction materials, EPDs
  • Examples of applicationsLanguage of instruction:

Languages of instruction

  •  English

Teaching and learning: 

  • Seminar contributions and discussions of schedule examples

Assessment: 

  •  Evaluation of contributions during course and oral examination.

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Lecturer


Building Materials basics

Number: 

  • 206.253 

Content:

Laboratory demonstrations to course 206.251 

  • Aggregates
  • Grading curve
  • Mixed design
  • Cement testing methods
  • Concrete testing methods
  • Testing of metallic materials
  • Measuring instrument

Language of instruction:

  •  German

Teaching and learning: 

  • calculation practical
  • Laboratory demonstrations and calculation examples

Assessment: 

  •  Seminaristic and oral examination

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