EA112 – Building Technology Level 2
Course lecturer :
Prof Dr Hisham Elshimy
Course assistant :
Arch Maram Ahmed Arch Israi Elmetwaly Arch Abdelrahman Raghab
Course objectives :
Demonstrate theoretical knowledge and have practical skills and personal attributes and competencies that will be required for building construction position. Understand analytical, developmental, legal, managerial and technical principles that relate to building construction. Develop the academic abilities and personal characteristics required to solve problems relevant to building construction.
Course description :
this course develop the academic abilities and personal characteristics required to solve problems relevant to building construction.
Course assessment :
1 Every week sheet Every Week 2 Research (group research) As per lecturer schedule 3 Open discussions Every Week 4 Studio work evaluation Every Week 5 Mid-term written exam 8th Week 6 Final written exam 16th – 18th Week Assessment Form Grade % Class evaluations (Studio work) 20% Phase evaluations (student presentations- assignments)/ Interactive Learning 10% Quizzes 5% Portfolio evaluation 10% Mid Term Written Exam 15% Final Written Exam 40%
Recommended text books :
 Ching, Francis D.K, and Cassandra Adams, Building Construction Illustrated, John Willey & Sons, Inc. NY. USA. 2001.  Allen, Edward, Fundamentals of Building Construction: materials and methods, John Willey & Sons, Inc. NY. USA. 1990
Recommended refrences :
 Ramsey, Sleeper, Architectural Graphic Standards, John Willey & Sons, Inc. NY.USA.  J.B.Gauld, Bryan, Structures for Architects. Longman, 1995.  Callenda, John Hancock, Time-Saver Standards for Architectural Design Data,McGraw Hill International, NY. USA.