Course detail

Diploma Seminary I (K-KDK)

FAST-CO56Acad. year: 2020/2021

Seminar is oriented to the working of the diploma project.
Obtaining more detail knowledge in problem of design of metal or timber structures directed to the theme of diploma project. Elaboration of the seminar work to the theme of diploma project. Requirements for the elaboration of the diploma project.


Institute of Metal and Timber Structures (KDK)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student will learn and get under controll aims of the course within the meaning of upgrading knowledge in the field of design and realization of metal, steel-concrete and timber structures and bridges, especially with the respect to problems in the connection with the specify topic of diploma project.


Knowledge of the design of members, components and connections of metal and timber structures. Principles of structural mechanics, elasticity, strength and plasticity, which necessary for the complex design of steel, steel-concrete or timber structure. Basic principles of structural dynamics.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Ruhle,H. a kol.: Priestorové střešné konštrukcie. ALFA Bratislava, 1976. (SK)
Blass,H.J. (překlad Koželouh,B.): Timber Engineering STEP 1 ( Dřevěné konstrukce podle Eurokódu 5). Centrum Hout, The Netherlands (KODR Zlín), 1995. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The objective of the subject is to introduce students to the problems of this course and to practise acquires knowledge and skills.

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

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer