Architectural Construction and Materials - I (ARCH243)
Tectonics of buildings, which have all types of masonry (brick, stone, timber; with or without tie beams) and some basic types of skeletal structures, and their construction characteristics. All possible construction methods of these structures; infill wall possib ilities and their construction methods; construction of possible cladding systems, which are used with these systems; some examples of finishing which are used in these types of buildings.
Lecture Hour (hrs/week): 2
Lab (hrs/week): 2
Tutorial (hrs/week): 2