Building science 210

Module code BWT 210
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Advanced application of construction technology for the erection of multi-storey, steel reinforced concrete structures as well as steel portal frame construction. Bulk excavations for the creation of deep basements including lateral support through piling systems and other retaining wall structures to prevent embankment failure. Introduction to construction management principles and the effect thereof on the construction process in terms of time, cost and quality. Management of temporary site works, applying formwork design principles, building equipment and earth moving machinery required in advanced construction technology.

Module credits 12.00
Prerequisites BWT 110 and BWT 120
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Construction Economics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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