Course code BūvZP053

Credit points 6

Building II

Total Hours in Course240

Independent study hours240

Date of course confirmation16.01.2019

Responsible UnitDepartment of Architecture and Building

Course developer

author Arhitektūras un būvniecības katedra

Raitis Brencis

Dr. sc. ing.

Prior knowledge

Arhi1012, Construction Graphics I

Arhi1013, Construction Graphics II

BūvZ2037, Designing in AutoCad

BūvZP036, Building I

Course abstract

Knowledge acquired in practice and use of Drafting and Project development study course, Architectural construction site and project inspection participation in their development; get information about the different types of buildings and the use of specific plans for different types of buildings. The characteristic features of the building type identification. Collection of architectural project documentation completeness and its binding.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

- bases knowledge in construction design, of building materials, node structures of buildings, drafting;
- skills to develop construction drawings, use of construction terminology, develop an appropriate project documentation sketch or technical design, to know the properties of building materials, knowledge of building constructive solutions;
- competence to develop architecture for building projects, the ability to manage the material and technical resources offers.Tulkots latviešu teksts
Evaluation is carried out in defense of practice report prepared and the student report.

Course Content(Calendar)

1. Getting acquainted with the practice place, getting acquainted with the planned objects;
2. Practice materials collection, practice supervisor's instructions, technical drawing of projects;
3. Production tours. Practice materials collection, practice guide. technical drafting of the project in the company;
4. Production tours. Practice materials collection, practice guide. technical drawing of project implementation in the company.
5. Practice materials collection, practice supervisor instructions, technical drawing of projects; photo fixings;
6. Preparation of practice report. Practice report defense

Requirements for awarding credit points

A practice report must be submitted and defended.

Description of the organization and tasks of students’ independent work

During the internship, the student carries out the tasks entrusted to the supervisor from the company, related to the technical development of the project parts, the documentation set-up, the description of the buildings to be designed and the preparation of the raw materials for the preparation of the practice report.

Criteria for Evaluating Learning Outcomes

Getting acquainted with the practice report prepared according to the methodological materials and listening to the student's presentation about the practice, Evaluating the feedback from the practice supervisor in the company and the student's assessment of the practice.

Compulsory reading

1. Noteikumi par Latvijas būvnormatīvu LBN 202-18 "Būvniecības ieceres dokumentācijas noformēšana" [tiešsaiste]: MK noteikumi Nr. 545. Pieņemti: 28.08.2018., stājas spēkā: 31.08.2018. [skatīts 05.04.2019.] Pieejams:;
2. Latvijas valsts standarts. EN ISO 3766; 4157; 4172; 6284; 7437; 8560; 9431 Būvniecības rasējumi;
3. Соколова Т. Ю. AutoCAD 2008. Легкий старт. Питер, 2008.
4. Zayat K.A. Structural wood detailing in CAD format. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, cop. 1993. 238 p.

Further reading

1. Cajs T. u.c. Būvkonstrukcijas. 2 sējumos. Rīga: Zvaigzne, 1988. 436 lpp. un 470 lpp
2. Ambrose J. Building construction and design. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1992. 403 p.
3. Dukulis I. (2018) Pamati darbā ar AutoCAD [tiešsaiste]: 2018: mācību e-grāmata. Jelgava. 178 lpp. [skatīts 05.04.2019.] Pieejams:

Periodicals and other sources

1. Latvijas Būvniecība: ceļvedis būvniecības nozares virzītājiem. Rīga: Lilita. ISSN 1691-4058;
2. Latvijas Architektūra: arhitektūras, dizaina un vides apskats. Rīga: Lilita. ISSN 1407-4923;
3. Žurnāls "Praktiskā Būvniecība" ISSN 407-8929


Compulsory course in the 2nd level professional higher education study program Construction