Timber Construction MC (ILV)


Course lecturer:

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Dipl.-Ing.

 Wolfgang Steiner

Specialization AreaDesgin and Construction
Course numberM1.02921.10.090
Course codeHolzb
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,0
Language of instruction German

The students have enhanced knowledge in Timber Construction. They are capable to decide about the choice of massive or lightweight structural elements. They can dimension them and execute required evidences of conformity. They recognize critical areas of design and construction and elaborate adequate solutions.

Housing construction with timber:

Dimensioning in general



Dimensioning of timber lightweight structure and timber massive structure


Student work

Neuhaus, Helmuth: Ingenieurholzbau : Grundlagen - Bemessung - Nachweise - Beispiele ,. - 3., korr. u. aktualisierte Aufl. - Wiesbaden ieweg + Teubner , 2011

Werner, Gerhard: Holzbau erner ; Karlheinz Zimmer . - Berlin [u.a.]

aß / Görlacher / Steck: Holzbauwerke, Grundlagen, Entwicklungen, Ergänzungen nach Eurocode 5, Fachverlag Holz

Schild, Kai: Praxishandbuch Ingenieurholzbau

Evaluation of student work and in-class performance