Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: IBYA1. Course coordinator: Kenneth Sandin, och Katja Fridh,, Byggnadsfysik. Assessment: Written examination, a compulsory course item and a compulsory work-place training. Home page:

To give a basic knowledge of building technology and building physics.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

have developed ability to independently carry out further studies to some extent

The course mainly deals with different building components and how to put these components together in order to provide a building with good performance with regard to heat and moisture conditions. In order to be able to carry out this the course also contain a little about building materials, building physical calculations and a simple drawing item. Furthermore work-place training combined with a final seminar is included.

Sandin, K: Praktisk husbyggnadsteknik, KFS 2004. ISBN:91-8855830-4
Sandin, K: Praktisk byggnadsfysik. KFS 2007.
Sandin, K: Övningsuppgifter i byggnadsfysik. KFS 2007.