Course syllabus

Energi, luft och fukt vid ombyggnad och förvaltning
Energy, Air Movements and Moisture at Rebuilding and Administration

VBFN05, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED V
Date of Decision: 2017-04-06

General Information

Elective for: V4-hb, V4-bf
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


To give the student advanced knowledge concerning energy, moisture, quality and environmental issues in existing buildings and building elements during management, and design stage and production during rebuilding to get buildings that in the long run are moisture sustainable, have low operational costs and a healthy indoor environment.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: 80% attendance at the total number of lectures. Passed written examination. The written examination will contain questions from the lectures. To pass the course the students also must fulfil and pass the project exercises, do laboratory work and computer exercise. The quality of the project exercises may influence the final grade.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0114. Name: Energy, Air Movements and Moisture at Rebuilding .
Credits: 4. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination
Code: 0214. Name: Exercise.
Credits: 3,5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written exercise


Required prior knowledge: VBFF01 Energy Efficiency and Indoor Environment.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 12.
The course overlaps following course/s: VBF045

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Birgitta Nordquist,
Course coordinator: Lars-Erik Harderup,
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