Course - Tall timber buildings - BYGG2351
BYGG2351 - Tall timber buildings
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021
-3D modeling of simple structures
-Load analysis on tall buildings
-Load bearing and stabilizing systems for multi-story buildings
-Stiffness of different types of structures
-Horizontal and vertical stabilizing structures
-Wood-based stabilizing structures
-Firesafety in tall wood buildings
-Introduction to dynamic loads
-Earthquake, simplified rules
-Structural software for analysis and design
-Apply the Building Information Modeling (BIM) principles
-Carry out a complete load analysis for a building
-Explain the principles of bearing and stabilizing systems in buildings
-Be able to analyze the structure of a building using analytic and numeric calculations
-Be able to develop a 3D-model and implement a structural analysis for multi-story buildings
-Be able to make reasonable selections regarding the complete bearing and stabilizing systems of buildings
-Be able to validate results form structural analysis
-Could produce proper information to present a complete structure for construction
Can understand how a building's constructions are designed and how different structural components suitability
affect the final construction.
Learning methods and activities
4 compulsory assigniments - 3 must be approved
Further on evaluation
If fail on written exam, re-sit will be arranged as oral examination in August.
If fail on project work, an improved assignement can be submitted by appointment with course responsible.
Approved compulsory assignments are valid at re-sit of exam/project work.
Limited admission to classes.
Admission to a programme of study is required:
Civil Engineering (BIBYGG)
Recommended previous knowledge
Mechanics, Mechanics 2, Design of constructions, Design of Timber structures 1, Steel Structures, Reinforced concrete design and Structoral analysis.
Announced at the start of the semester
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II
Language of instruction: Norwegian
- Structural Engineering
- Building Materials
- * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"