GITAM University Building Planning and Drawing Syllabus

GITAM University Building Planning and Drawing Syllabus

 UNIT – I :
Residential Buildings : Different types of Residential Buildings, Selection of site for residential
buildings. Guidelines for planning and drawing of residential building.
UNIT – II:
Orientation of Buildings, Principles of Planning, Design of Individual rooms with particulars
attention to functional and furniture requirements.
UNIT– III:
General Building regulations and Bye laws for Residential Buildings.
UNIT– IV: Climatology: Elements of climate: Sun, Wind, Relative Humidity, Temperature.
Mahoney Tables, Comfort conditions for house. Various types of Macroclimatic zones, Design of
Houses and layouts with reference to climatic zones. Solar charts. Wind Roses, Ventilation
UNIT– V:
Anthropometric Data. Housing colonies for different income groups in India – sizes of Plots –
Public spaces. Evolutionary housing concept.
Drawing: At least Ten sheets shall be drawn during the semester manually using mini- drafter or set
squares.
Conventional signs of materials, various equipment used in a Residential Building (copying
exercise) Plan, Sectional Elevation ,Front Elevation and site plan for the following.
A Small House (One Room and Verandah) (Copying exercise).
(4) (5) (6) Three bed roomed House in HOT and ARID zone, Hot and humid zone & Cold zone
(copying exercise).
7) Duplex Type House.
8) Flats/Apartments (copying exercise) Not included. in examination.
9) (10) Houses with given Functional requirements and climatic data. Emphasis may be given to
Hot and HUMID.
References:
1. O.H. Koinesberger, Mannual of tropical housing and building climatic design part-1
2. Deshpande, Modern ideal home for India, Deshpande Publications, 10th edition, December
1982.
3. Y.N.Sane, Planning and designing, Allies Book Stall, Pune
4. Gurucharn Singh, Planning Designing & Sheduling, Standard Publishers Distributors, 5th
edition, Reprint 2004.
5. Dr.B.P.Verma, Civil Engineering Drawing & Housing, Khanna Publishers, Delhi6. Civil Engg.
Drawing-‘B’ Series by Trimurthy, Premier Publishing House, Hyderabad.

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