225-0066/04 – Building Constructions II. (PS II.)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Building ConstructionsCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jaroslav Solař, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jaroslav Solař, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2021/2022
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CMI74 Ing. Filip Čmiel, Ph.D.
HAL60 Ing. Marcela Halířová, Ph.D.
SKU43 prof. Ing. Darja Kubečková, Ph.D.
MAJ0045 Ing. Jiří Majer
PEN0049 Ing. Lenka Pentková
SEV26 Ing. Hana Ševčíková, Ph.D.
SOL63 doc. Ing. Jaroslav Solař, Ph.D.
VLC078 Ing. Pavel Vlček, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Collecting of basic knowledges and skills in this branches: - Horizontal Structures, Projecting and Recessed Structures - Staircases - Ramps, elevators - Floors - Prefabricated Skeletons - Monolithic Skeletons - Prefabricated Objects of Buildings of Housing and Civic Amenities - Flat Roofs - Slope Roofs, Trusses, Vaults, Shell Roofs Comprehension of basic ideas, correlations and its aplication by analysis of the problems.

Teaching methods



Te content focuses on horizontal structures, ceilings, floors, soffits, roofing, stairs and ramps, disposition in structural system of walls and fremes. Keywords: horizontal structues - ceilings, floors, soffit, flat roof, inclined roof, elevators, ramps, stairs

Compulsory literature:

[1] Medan Mehta Ph.D., Walter Scarborough, Diane Armpriest, Building Construction: Principles, Materials, & Systems (2nd Edition), January 6, 2012, ISBN-10: 0132148692, ISBN-13: 978-0132148696 [2] Francis D. K. Ching, Cassandra Adams, Building Construction Illustrated, October 2, 2000, ISBN-10: 0471358983, ISBN-13: 978-0471358985, Edition: 3rd [3] B. C. Punmia, Ashok Kumar Jain and A. K. Jain, Building Construction, Publisher: Laxmi Publications (30 Dec 2005), Language: English, ISBN-10: 8170080533, ISBN-13: 978-8170080534 [4] Frederick S. Merritt, Building Design and Construction Handbook, Sixth Edition Publisher: McGRAW-HILL: New York, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Auckland, Bogotá, Caracas, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, Montreal, New Delhi, San Juan, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Copyright / Pub. Date: 2001, 1994, 1982, 1975, 1965, 1958 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.,ISBN: 9780070419995

Recommended literature:

Recommended reading is the same required literature.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

At least 70% attendance at the exercises. Absence, up to a maximum of 30%, must be excused and the apology must be accepted by the teacher (the teacher decides to recognize the reason for the excuse). Tasks assigned on the exercises must be hand in within the dates set by the teacher.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.-3. Horizontal constructions, overhang and recessed constructions 4.-5. Staircases 6. Ramps, elevators 7. Floors 8.-9. Prefab scaffolds 10.-11. Monolithic scaffolds 12. Prefab housing buildings 13. Flat roofs 14. Sloping roofs, bond timbers, arches, vaultings

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