Course Title Fire Safety Design
Course ID ARCH 607
Course Program Undergraduate, B.Arch,
Course Type Optional Theory
Credits Hours 2 Hrs/WK
Semester Block A
Course Offered Yes
Description Fire in history, Advancement of fire-fighting, Fire-related legislation and code, Fire pattern, Capacity and occupant load, Fire load, Fire resistance criteria, Compartmentation, Service core, Fireman’s lift and Fire-fighting lift, Pressurisation system, Means of Escape, Assembly point, Refuge cell, Fire classification, Fire extinguishing agents and tools, Fire-fighting equipment, Alarm system, Sprinkler system, Emergency lighting, Fire Services and Civil Defence, Mega fires.