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Construction materials (5 cr)

Code: AT00CB13-3004

General information


21.11.2022 - 08.01.2023


09.01.2023 - 30.04.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Virtual portion

2 op

Mode of delivery

60 % Contact teaching, 40 % Distance learning


Faculty of Technology (LAB)


Lappeenranta Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Civil and Construction Engineering, Construction Engineering
  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Civil and Construction Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering


  • Heidi Rutila
  • Paula Kokko

Scheduling groups

  • Rakennusmateriaalit luennot (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Rakennusmateriaalit tentti (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)



Small groups

  • Luennot 1
  • Tentti 1

Learning outcomes

The student identifies the basic materials, basic characteristics and uses of building construction and infrastructure construction.
The student understands the effects of the properties and uses of building materials in construction and is able to utilise what they have learned in new situations. The student understands the basic concepts of chemistry related to building materials and the chemical phenomena that describe them. The student acquaints themselves with the usefulness of construction waste materials from the point of view of chemistry. The student recognises the principles of sustainable development.

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