The student understands the importance of concrete engineering in supervision and planning tasks. The student knows the concrete raw materials and their properties, as well as the environmental impact. The student knows the mass of concrete and hardened concrete properties and is able to determine the composition of the concrete. The student will be able to choose the right concrete for each purpose, and understands the importance of the right quality. The student knows precast concrete products and their uses and the most common casting methods.
Content of study unit
- Raw materials of concrete
- Properties of concrete
- Determination of the composition of concrete
- Quality technology in concrete construction