Course detail

Construction Basics 1 - winter

FaVU-ZKOP-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Basics of technical drawing. Technical materials. Construction/design documentation. Machine parts. Machines - basic principles, types and functions.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Ability to read technical drawings incl. links to international standards. Ability to apply the knowledge learned in one's creation of a part in a technical drawing of it. Basic knowledge of the technical materials used, their properties (in relation to the drawing), taking into account the stress and use of the machine part. Basic knowledge of the most important machine parts, both standardized and non-standardized, their function, use and basic types of stress. Knowledge of the basic principles, types and functions of the most frequently used machines.


The elements of technical construction.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations..

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Conditions: passed continuous tests

Course curriculum

1 - 6. The basics of technical drawing
7 - 14. Machine components

Work placements

Not applicable.


To teach the students to understand the technical drawing as an unambiguous communication tool; to develop the students' three-dimensional imagination. To make the students familiar with the function and use of the common machine parts. To impart technical information about the most frequently used machines. The knowledge acquired will make the attendees equal partners of technical designers in the field of industrial design.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences


Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Draslík,F. Technické kreslení dle mezinárodních norem
Bolek A. Části strojů 1

Recommended reading

Svoboda P. Základy konstruování

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch APD , 3. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



52 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer