Study programme 2020-2021Français
Building Equipment III
Programme component of Bachelor's in Architecture à la Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning

Students are asked to consult the ECTS course descriptions for each learning activity (AA) to know what special Covid-19 assessment methods are possibly planned for the end of Q3

CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
UA-B3-ARCHIT-013-MCompulsory UEVONA SalvatoreA540 - Service des Sciences et Techniques de Construction
  • VONA Salvatore

of instruction
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français40800044.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
A-SCTC-103Building Equipment III408000Q1100.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Instruct an architectural issue
    • Develop teamwork
  • Develop a spatial response
    • Master the means of oral, written and graphic expression
  • Implement an identified spatial response
    • Adopt an applied scientific approach
    • Integrate technical dimensions in the project
    • Reconcile the creative and functional dimensions in the project
    • Adapt their structural, technical and formal choices according to the principles and values of project.
  • Interact with all actors
    • Develop a professional attitude

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of this course, students will be able to: Identify the constraints of an electrical installation in a dwelling, specify standards, regulations and laws in force in Belgium; describe and criticize different ventilation systems of a building, calculate flow rates and size ventilation ducts;calculate the ventilation heat losses;describe the Walloon's regulations on ventilation;cite and criticize the various components of a heating system;cite and explain the different efficiencies of a boiler;cite the advantages and disadvantages of fossil fuels and renewable energy for heating;mention the rules of good design of a chimney;cite and criticize various systems for producing hot water;define the basic concepts in acoustics; define noise levels; define acoustic correction and direct and diffuse fields;cite and explain the techniques of acoustic correction;define and explain sound insulation;explain the techniques of sound insulation;

Content of UE

Electricity: electrical standards in a dwelling; RGIE;Ventilation; The basic and intensive ventilation;Sizing; ventilation systems; Special rooms, air-tightness; regulation.Heating: Technology, thermal comfort, type of fuels;Central heating systems; heat production, storage, fireplaces, boiler, controls, hot water;Acoustics: wave-period-frequency-amplitude-propagation velocity;Sound Waves: sound levels; acoustic correction; sound insulation;

Prior Experience

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Presentation and/or works
  • Written examination
  • Practical test

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Written examination

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • N/A

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
  • Cours magistraux
  • Conférences
  • Exercices dirigés
  • Utilisation de logiciels

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
  • Face to face

Required Reading


Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
A-SCTC-103Not applicable

Recommended Reading


Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
A-SCTC-103Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
A-SCTC-103Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 09/07/2021
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