Course Catalogue
Department of Building Technology

Department of Building Technology Course Outline

HND BUILDING TECHNOLOGY

SEMESTER 1

COURSE TITLE CODE   T P C
African Studies AFS100 2 0 1
Communication Skills I               COS101 1 2 2
Computer Literacy I CLLT101 1 2 2
Building Mathematics I MAT101 2 0 2
Building Science I BUT101 2 0 2
Building Materials BUT103 2 0 2
Strength of Materials I BUT105 2 0 2
Building Drawing I BUT107 1 2 2
Construction Tech. I BUT109 2 2 3
                          TOTAL                  12 10 19

SEMESTER 2

COURSE TITLE CODE T P

C

African Studies AFS102 2 0 1
Communication Skills II COS102 1 2 2
Computer Literacy II CLLT102 1 2 2
Building Mathematics II MAT102 2 0 2
Building Science II BUT102 2 0 2
Land Surveying I BUT104 1 4 3
Strength of Materials I  I             BUT106 1 2 2
Building Drawing II      BUT108 1 2 2
Construction Tech. II BUT110 2 2 3
Construction Accounting BUT112 2 0

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                     TOTAL                  16 12

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SEMESTER 3

COURSE TITLE CODE T P C
Building Services I BUT201 2 0 2
Engineering Surveying BUT203 1 4 3
Strength of Materials III BUT205 1 2 2
Measurement of Const. Works BUT207 2 0 2
Construction Tech. III  BUT209 2 2 3
Construction Estimating BUT211 3 0 3
Site Organisa. And Procedures BUT213 1 4 3

Environmental Impact of Construction Activities

BUT215 2 0 2
                               TOTAL                  14 12 20

SEMESTER 4

COURSE TITLE CODE   T P C
Building Services II BUT202 2 0 2
Research Methodology               BUT204 2 0 2
Theory and Design of Structures I BUT206 2 2 3
Measurement of Const. Works II BUT208 2 0 2
Construction Tech. IV BUT210 2 2 3
Building Maintenance  BUT212 2 0 2
Industrial Attachment I BUT214 0 2 1
Entrepreneurship ETP202 3 0 3
                          TOTAL                  15 6 18

SEMESTER 5

COURSE TITLE CODE   T P C
Building Law I BUT301 2 0 2
Building Management BUT303 2 0 2

Theory & Design of Structure II (R-C Design) II

BUT305 2 2 3

Measurement of Construction Works III

BUT307 2 0 2
Construction Technology V BUT309 2 2 3
Project Planning and Control BUT311 3 0 3
Computer Applications BUT315 1 2 2
Project Work Phase I   BUT313 0 2 1
Technical Report Writing BUT317 2 0 2
                          TOTAL   16 8  20

SEMESTER 6

COURSE TITLE CODE   T P C
Building Law     II BUT302 2 0 2
Building Economics BUT304 2 0 2

Human Relations in the Construction Industry

BUT306 2 0 2
Contract Administration BUT308 2 0 2
Marketing of Construction Product BUT310 2 0 2
Industrial Attachment II BUT312 0 2 1
Project Work Final Phase I BUT314 0 6

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                  TOTAL                  10 8 14