Course BY1056

Building Physics

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 3, 2023

The overall goal of the course is for students to gain knowledge and skills in heat and moisture transport calculations, thermal management, moisture protection, sound proofing, acoustics and fire safety. The student should also get familiar with rules and regulations covering these aspects.
Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

  • explain and calculate heat transfer through building parts
  • explain and calculate moisture transport through building parts
  • dimensioning of structural elements with respect to heat and moisture transport
  • describe sound proofing and acoustics in buildings
  • describe fire proofing of buildings
  • describe current regulations in the building code concerning energy management, moisture protection, soundproofing, and fire proofing
Starts and ends:
week 3, 2023 - week 12, 2023
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P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • General entrance requirements
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
16,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
16,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
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