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CZECH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Diagnosis and Surveying of Historical Buildings

The course is not on the list Without time-table
Code Completion Credits Range Language
124DSHE ZK 2 1P+1C
Lecturer:
Eva Burgetová (guarantor)
Tutor:
Eva Burgetová (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Building Structures
Synopsis:

Course sets out key consideratons and implications which require structure assessment. The course provides an objective framework and methodical and systematic approach to surveying

Requirements:
Syllabus of lectures:

1.Principles and procedures of structural diagnosis, preliminary and comprehensive survey, standards, codes

2.Investigation kits

3.Site inspections, laboratory tests (methodology, criteria, observation)

4.Agents causing deterioration of building materials (role of external forces, instability and deficiency of structures)

5.Historic Survey

6.Inspection of masonry

7.Inspection of timber structures

8.Inspection of foundation, hydrogeology

9.Moisture survey, inspection of indoor air quality

10.Identification of dpc and dpm

11.Content of the report, conclusions, evaluation of building state

12.-13. Survey of significant historical monuments, case studies

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:
Study materials:

1] Hollis M.: Surveying Buildings, RICS Boks 2007

[2] Assessment of Traditional Housing, BRE Watford, 2001

Note:
Further information:
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-04-06
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet6209506.html