Course syllabus TKK - Typology of Truss Structures (FFWT - WS 2019/2020)

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Course code: TKK
Course title in language of instruction: Typologie krovových konstrukcí
Course title in Czech: Typology of Truss Structures
Course title in English: Typology of Truss Structures
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/0/1 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester) (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Name of lecturer: Ing. Veronika Hunková, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Ing. Tomáš Mansbart (lecturer)
Prerequisites: State Bachelor Examination
Aims of the course:
The aim of the course is detailed knowledge of roof truss construction of buildings with regard to their age, method of use, range, and the materials used.
Course contents:
1.Introduction, methods of searching for information on the typology of studied objects (literature, archives, chronicles, field research, historical and contemporary standards). (allowance 2/0)
2.Terminology of truss structures, basic typological clasificacion of historic structures, trussed roofs and framed roofs (allowance 2/0)
3.Archetype structure, common rafter roofs with collars and struts. (allowance 2/0)
4.Common rafter roofs with collars and scissor braces. (allowance 2/0)
5.Common rafter roofs with king struts, common rafter roofs with queen or crown post. (allowance 2/0)
6.Common rafter roofs with collars and principals (oblique post): early and developed form. (allowance 2/0)
7.Michael Ranek and his structures, framed roofs, combinated structures. (allowance 2/0)
8.The large historic construction, roofs with curved rafters, system of Ardant (allowance 2/0)
9.Current roof construction, typology, connecting material. (allowance 2/0)
10.Trusses: structural types, static effects of individual types of construction terminology. (allowance 2/0)
11.Arc construction of glued beams. (allowance 2/0)
12.Roofing agricultural and military objects, specific types of structures. (allowance 2/0)
13.Roofing of towers: the terminology of historical and contemporary design in the towers roof truss. (allowance 2/0)
14.Ceiling and other related structures: terminology, types of structures, connection with roof construction, continuing construction of floors, construction of half-timbered gables, etc. (allowance 2/0)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to communicate with professionals in different field of study
-Ability to work independently
-Professional knowledge
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to determine damage of wood caused by biotic factors
-Familiarity with supporting wooden elements design bearing
-The ability to expertly describe the structures
-The ability to orient in the building plans

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     consultation15 h
     preparation for exam30 h
     preparation for regular assessment20 h
     elaboration and execution of projects19 h
Total112 h
Assessment methods:
Elaboration of project of wooden roof truss. Project is compulsory for final exam participation. End of course: written exam (lenght 1 h, max points 29, minimum 15).
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQKUKLÍK, P.Dřevěné konstrukcePrahaČeská technika - nakladatelství ČVUT200580-01-03310-4
RQKOŽELOUH, B.Dřevěné konstrukce podle Eurokódu 5 : Navrhování a konstrukční materiály. Step 1ZlínKODR199880-238-2620-4
RQDřevěné konstrukce podle Eurokódu 5.PrahaInformační centrum ČKAIT200480-86769-13-5
RQŠKABRADA, J.Konstrukce historických stavebPrahaArgo200380-7203-548-7
RQVINAŘ, J. et al.Historické krovy: typologie, průzkum, opravyPrahaGrada2010978-80-247-3038-7
RQBLASS, H J. et al.Navrhování, výpočet a posuzování dřevěných stavebních konstrukcí: obecná pravidla a pravidla pro pozemní stavby : komentář k ČSN 73 1702:2007 : modifikovaný překlad vysvětlivek k německé normě DIN 1052:2004PrahaPro Českou komoru autorizovaných inženýrů a techniků činných ve výstavbě (ČKAIT) vydalo Informační centrum ČKAIT2008978-80-87093-73-3


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