N_DSZ Diagnostika staveb a zkušebnictví

Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice
winter 2020
Extent and Intensity
2/2/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Pavel Kovács, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Jan Plachý, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Jaroslav Žák, CSc.
Department of Civil Engineering - Faculty of Technology - Rector - Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice
Supplier department: Department of Civil Engineering - Faculty of Technology - Rector - Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice
Timetable of Seminar Groups
N_DSZ/K5: Sun 25. 10. 11:25–12:55 A3, 13:05–14:35 A3, 14:50–16:20 A3, Sun 15. 11. 11:25–12:55 A3, 13:05–14:35 A3, 14:50–16:20 A3, Sun 6. 12. 8:00–9:30 A4, 9:40–11:10 A4, J. Plachý
N_DSZ/P01: Thu 9:40–11:10 B3, Thu 9:40–11:10 B3, P. Kovács, J. Plachý
N_DSZ/S01: Thu 11:25–12:55 B3, Thu 11:25–12:55 B3, P. Kovács, J. Plachý
Completed bachelor study in the branch of civil engineering
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives supported by learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with basic destructive and non-destructive testing methods, thermodiagnostics and methods of acoustic measurements. They will be acquainted with the basics of quality management in building production, reliability and durability of structures and related legislation. The graduate will be able to select and apply the optimal test method for the design and to become familiar with the building standards related to diagnostics and testing.
Learning outcomes
The student is able to design specific diagnostic methods for the given building and evaluate the measurement. He is acquainted with the basics of metrology and is interested in the issue of quality management in the building industry.
  • 1. Construction engineering survey 2. Overview and description of diagnostic methods in the building industry 3. Radiation diagnostic methods 4. Acoustic measurements and thermodiagnostics 5. Diagnostics of steel and timber structures 6. Check the tightness of the waterproofing 7. Legislation, metrology 8. Diagnostics of concrete and masonry structures 9. Diagnostics of civil buildings 10. Diagnostics of industrial buildings 11. Diagnostics of transport structures 12. Quality management in construction 13. Reliability and durability of structures
    required literature
  • PEŠTA, J., TESAŘ, D., ZWIENER, V. Diagnostika staveb. Praha: DEK, 2014. ISBN 978-80-87215-15-9 SCHMIDT P. a kol.: Základy zkušebnictví. Brno: CERM, 2004. ISBN 80-214-2584-9 HOLICKÝ, M. Příručka pro hodnocení existujících konstrukcí : projekt CZ.04.3.07/4
Forms of Teaching
Teaching Methods
Frontal Teaching
Group Teaching - Cooperation
Project Teaching
Student Workload
ActivitiesNumber of Hours of Study Workload
Daily StudyCombined Study
project presentation2020
Preparation for Lectures138
Preparation for Seminars, Exercises, Tutorial 41
Attendance on Lectures268
Attendance on Seminars/Exercises/Tutorial/Excursion268
Assessment Methods and Assesment Rate
Project – semestral 60 %
project presentation 40 %
Exam conditions
Classification: A 100 – 90, B 89,99 – 84, C 83,99 – 77, D 76,99 – 73, E 72,99 – 70, FX 69,99 – 30, F 29,99 – 0
Language of instruction
Teacher's information
Attendance in lessons is defined in a separate internal standard of ITB (Evidence of attendance of students at ITB). It is compulsory, except of the lectures, for full-time students to attend 70 % lesson of the subjet in a semester.
The course is also listed under the following terms winter 2016, winter 2017, winter 2018, summer 2019, winter 2019.
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