1.      The microstructure of materials.

2.      Physical, thermal and mechanical properties of materials.

3.      Natural stones and their products.

4.      Hydraulic and air-hardening binders and mortars.

5.      Concrete: microstructure, constituents, strength, deformations, durability, mix design, fresh concrete.

6.      Steel and other metals: technological and mechanical properties, corrosion.

7.      Timber: technology, microstructure, mechanical properties, durability.

8.      Ceramics: physical and mechanical characteristics of clay bricks and other products.

9.      Masonry: mechanical behaviour, durability.

10.   Polymers: basic properties, environmental effects, fiber reinforcement, cellular materials.