code CB531
credit_hours 3
title Technical Installations in Buildings
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prequisites CB322
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Thermal Comfort ? Heating - Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) - Central heating & cooling systems - Distribution Media - Delivery devices - Heat and Moisture transfer in buildings ? Lighting - On-site power generation - Normal electrical systems - Special systems - Water supply & Drainage systems - Types of fixtures - Private sewerage systems - Fire protection systems - Architectural acoustics.
arabic Description/Outcomes
objectives The course objective is understanding of the physical requirements of buildings, the different technical installations in buildings, and the equipments required for building control systems.
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ref. books Building design & Construction Hand Book by MERRITT F. S., RICKETTS J.T., Publisher: McGraw Hill, Inc, New York, Latest Edition.
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textbook Building Control Systems by Bradshaw V. Publisher: John Wiley, New York, Latest Edition.
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objective set combined
content set combined
Course Content
content serial Description
1 Week No.1: Human comfort and health requirements.
2 Week No.2: Human comfort and health requirements. Continued.
3 Week No.3: Thermodynamics Principles.
4 Week No.4: Active HVAC systems – Heating systems.
5 Week No.5: Active HVAC systems – Cooling systems.
6 Week No.6: Thermal insulation in buildings.
7 Week No.7: Water proofing & moisture problems in buildings.
8 Week No.8: Lighting systems.
9 Week No.9: Vertical circulation.
10 Week No.10: Execution of electrical systems in buildings.
11 Week No.11: Plumbing systems.
12 Week No.12: Plumbing systems, Continued.
13 Week No.13: Fire protection systems.
14 Week No.14: Architectural acoustics in buildings.
15 Week No.15: Architectural acoustics in buildings, Continued.
16 Week No.16: Final Exam.