Course Title Building Technology
Course ID ARCH 605
Course Program Undergraduate, B.Arch,
Course Type Optional Theory
Credits Hours 2 Hrs/WK
Semester Block A
Course Offered Yes
Description Definitions, types, preparation, manufacture, properties, uses, and applications of stone, metal, reconstructed wood, plastic and rubber. Modular co-ordination. Prefabrication Techniques of building components. Construction techniques of special forms: dome, vault, shell, space frame and metal structure. Techniques of construction with indigenous materials.