Course syllabus

Teknisk byggnadsförvaltning
Technical Management of Buildings

ABKF01, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2015/16
Decided by: Education Board D
Date of Decision: 2015-04-16

General Information

Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The Swedish Environmental Ojectives state that the total energy use per heated area in residential and commercial buildings will decrease, with target reductions of 20% by 2020 and 50% by 2050, compared to the energy use in 1995. Also the EC require, in the “Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, that all new buildings must be zero energy buildings by 2050.

The aim of the course is to give the student enhanced knowledge in order to support a sustainable development in order to reduce the climate changes and the resource use from the building stock.

The main objective is on existing buildings and the need of refurbishment including the management.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written examination. To pass the course the students also must fulfil and pass a project.


Required prior knowledge: VTVA05 Sustainable Construction
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: VBF015

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Elisabeth Kjellsson,
Course coordinator: Dennis Johansson,
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