Course syllabus

Arkitekturteknik 3: Byggnadsteknik & byggnadsfysik
Building Technology and Building Physics

VBMA10, 3 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

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

General Information

Main field: Architecture.
Compulsory for: A2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The aim of the course is to give knowledge about the requirements of the building envelope and the design of building elements

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

be able to describe how all building parts may be joined together in order to create an energy efficient building with a good indoor climate

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

be able to use the technological possibilities in order to create a sustainable building


Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: A written examinations with a theoretical and a calculation part. Both parts must be passed at the same occasion. To pass the course the students also must complete and pass a project.

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.


Required prior knowledge: VBKA05 Architectural Design VBMA05 Building Materials
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Hans Bagge,
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