101-0169-00L  Timber Structures II

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersA. Frangi, R. Jockwer, M. Klippel, R. Steiger
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentPrerequisite: Timber Structures I (101-0168-00L)



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
101-0169-00 GHolzbau II
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
Eine Spezialbewilligung des Dozierenden benötigen Studierende, welche Holzbau I nicht absolviert haben.
2 hrs
Thu08:00-09:35HIL E 7 »
A. Frangi, R. Jockwer, M. Klippel, R. Steiger

Catalogue data

AbstractBasic knowledge of structural timber design including material behaviour especially anisotropy, moisture and long duration effects and their consideration in structural analysis and detailing. Design, detailing and structural analysis of timber roof structures, buildings and bridges.
ObjectiveComprehension and application of basic knowledge of structural timber design including material behaviour especially anisotropy, moisture and long duration effects and their consideration in structural analysis and detailing. Design, detailing and structural analysis of timber roof structures, buildings and bridges.
ContentField of application of timber structures; Timber as building material (wood structure, physical and mechanical properties of wood and wood-based products); Durability; Principles of design and dimensioning; Connections (dowels, nails, screws, glued connections); Timber components and assemblies (mechanically jointed beams, trusses); Design and detaling of timber roof structures, buildings and bridges.
Lecture notesAutography Timber Structures
Copies of lecture slides
LiteratureTimber design tables HBT 1, Lignum (2012)
Swiss Standard SIA 265 (2012)
Swiss Standard SIA 265/1 (2009)
Prerequisites / NoticeTimber Structures I

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a two-semester course together with 101-0168-00L Timber Structures I
ECTS credits6 credits
ExaminersA. Frangi, R. Jockwer, M. Klippel, R. Steiger
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Written aidsSelbstverfasste Zusammenfassung 10 Seiten A4
SIA Normen 260, 261, 265 und 265/1
Taschenrechner ohne Kommunikationsmöglichkeit
Performance assessment as a semester course (other programmes)
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersA. Frangi, R. Jockwer, M. Klippel, R. Steiger
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationoral 30 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationHolzbau I (FS) und Holzbau II (HS) werden als Jahreskurs schriftlich geprüft. Eine mündliche Prüfung über Holzbau II ist nur in Ausnahmenfällen möglich für Studierende, die z.B. wegen eines Auslandsemesters im FS (2. Semester des Masterstudiums) nur Holzbau II besuchen konnten.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

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Restrictions

GeneralPermission from lecturers required for all students

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Civil Engineering MasterMajor in Structural EngineeringWInformation