Module title: Architectural detailing GA

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV07407
Module leader: Jon Stinson
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Building and Surveying
Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added


Description of module content:

Drawing to an appropriate scaleusing a variety of media inclusing pencil, liner pen, paper and computer software.
Drawing scales and conventions to British Standards (PAS).
Researching construction materials and components using industry standard databases such as RIBA Product Library and Construction Information Service.
Properties of common building materials.
Prevention of decay, heat loss, condensation and dampness in buildings.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Research the properties and qualities of common building materials and components.
Prepare architectural details at critical intersectionsof a doomestic scale building using hand drawn and computergenerated techniques.
Analyse architectural details and present your finding using appropriate graphic techniques.

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