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(VSU) "Lyuben Karavelov" - Sofia

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Degree program: Architecture, Curriculum 2014

Course: А-27 Building Materials

Faculty: Department of Low-rise Construction

Prof. DSc. Eng. Teodor Roshavelov -

Contact hours: 60h, 45h lectures, 15h seminars

Self-study hours: 60h, 60h practical training

Assessment: written examination

Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 2, semester 3, lectures 3.0h, seminars 1.0h

ECTS - 4

Main topics: Subject of the discipline. Terminology. Classification and basic properties. Normative principles and purposeful application. Essential health and safety requirements and evaluation of their relevance. Methods of testing. Rock building materials. Building ceramics. Building glass. Binding substances. Materials for concrete and concrete works. Design of concrete composition. Materials for concrete mortars and concrete mortars. Metals and metal elements. Polymer and plastic materials. Building insulations.Materials for thermal insulation and design principles of building thermal insulation and its assessment. Waterproofing – types, materials, systems. Design principles for underground and roof waterproofing.Waterproofing of engineering structures.Soundproofing materials.Materials and systems for corrosion and fire protection - classification, types, application.


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