SPPU Civil Engineering (Semester 4)
Architectural Planning & Design of Buildings
May 2015
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(1) Assume appropriate data and state your reasons
(2) Marks are given to the right of every question
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary

Answer any one question from Q1 and Q2
1 (a) Elaborate the term land use zoning and mention the requirements f each of them. (Minimum 4 zones).
7 M
1 (b) Explain the following principles of architectural planning with suitable sketches:
i) Privacy
ii) Roominess
6 M

2 (a) Enlist documents to be submitted for Seeking Commencement Certificate and Occupancy Certificate.
6 M
2 (b) Elaborate need for earthquake resistant structures in relation with-loss of human life: Property and infrastructure.
7 M

Answer any one question from Q3 and Q4
3 (a) What are Acoustical defects? Explain any two in detail.
6 M
3 (b) Difference between building line and control line by drawing a suitable sketch.
6 M

4 (a) The internal dimensions of a factory building are 30×20×10 (m3). The number of air changes required per hour are 6, the indoor temperature is 36°C and outdoor temperature is 30°C. Find the area of openings required, if the distance between the inlet and outlet openings is 6m.
6 M
4 (b) Explain with sketch the following terms:
i) SP
ii) CV
iii) PP.
6 M

Answer any one question from Q5 and Q6
5 Draw a detailed floor plan to a scale of 1:50 of a residential building for the given line plan below. Use the following data:
RCC framed structure, Wall thk. 150Mm, Single storey building, Plinth height 450mm. All dimensions in the Sketch are in m. Indicate suitable locations and sizes of doors, windows in schedule of openings. Tread for the step is 280 mm.

13 M

6 Draw a detailed floor plan to a scale of 1:50 with the following data:
i) Living room 1 no. approx. area 15m2.
ii) Kitchen-cum-Dining 1 no. approx. area 15m2
iii) Bed rooms 2 no. approx. area 12m2 each
iv) Floor to floor height 3.3 m
v) Load bearing structure
vi) Foundation and plinth in UCR masonary
vii) Varandah, passage, Staircase, W.C. and Bath/attached toilet etc. of suitable sizes should be provided. Indicate the North.
13 M

Answer any one question from Q7 and Q8
7 Design a single storey hostel building and draw only line plan with the following data:
i) Number of students 50
ii) Twenty rooms are two seated with 7.5 square meter area per student and ten single seated with 9.5 square meter area.
iii) Recreation room approx. area 35 m2
iv) Gymnasium approx. area 15 m2
v) Office space approx. area 12 m2
vi) Store room approx. area 10 m2
vii) Varandah, passage, staircase, W.C. and Bath etc. of suitable size should be provided.
Show North direction and mention scale.
12 M

8 Draw a line plan of a Post-office using the following data:
Entrance and moving space: 30 m2 with seating arrangement
Public dealing counters: 6 in no. with 0.5 m width
Post-master's room: 15 m2
Working area for other staff: 30 m2
Post separation room: 30 m2
Safe custody area for cash: 10 m2
Cash transaction room: 12 m2
Speed post delivery section: 12 m2
Water room an Toilet (separate for male and female): 7.5 m2.
12 M

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