Study programmes / C-TIMS Timber Structures and Wood Building Construction / Thermal Technology and Acoustics in Timber Construction
Course code:TTADN
Course title in language of instruction:Tepelná technika a akustika v dřevostavbách
Course title in Czech:Tepelná technika a akustika v dřevostavbách
Course title in English:Thermal Technology and Acoustics in Timber Construction
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/2
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:master
Semester:WS 2018/2019 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:Ing. et Ing. Jan Klepárník, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:State Bachelor Examination
Aims of the course:The students be developing information about thermal protection of building.
Course contents:
1.ventilating and air conditioning (allowance 14/14)
a.natural ventilating
b.forced ventilating
c.recuperation and regeneration
d.air conditioning, common systems
e.air conditioning, DEC

2.applied heat transfer (allowance 14/14)
a.temperature stability consumption of building
c.rules of building thermal design
d.measurement in building thermal technology
e.utilization of FEM
f.transparently building constructions

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to work independently
-basic computing skills
-professional knowledge
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-ability to assess thermal insulation systems of timber buildings
-ability to design thermal insulation systems of timber buildings
-Familiarity with enacments and standards for execution of a building
-knowledge of thermal insulation systems of timber buildings
-The ability to select appropriate materials for the proposed construction

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Credit - elaborating of programs (calculation and design reports -- thermal bridges of timber buildings)
Exam -- required written part and oral if needed
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice22 h
     laboratory work6 h
     project work20 h
     preparation for exam20 h
     preparation for regular assessment6 h
     elaboration and execution of projects38 h
Total140 h

Basic reading list
  • VAVERKA, J. Stavební tepelná technika a energetika budov. Brno: Vutium, 2006. 650 p. ISBN 80-214-2910-0.
  • HAVÍŘOVÁ, Z. Dřevo jako konstrukční materiál. In: VAVERKA, J. Dřevostavby pro bydlení. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2008. p. 15--29. ISBN 978-80-247-2205-4.
Recommended reading list
  • HAVÍŘOVÁ, Z. Dům ze dřeva. 1st ed. Brno: ERA, 2005. 99 p. Stavíme. Stavba. ISBN 80-7366-008-3.