byggingar og byggingarverkfræði
Building is the study of the science, technology and techniques of assembling, erecting and maintaining public, commercial, industrial and residential structures and their fittings. Civil engineering is the study of planning, designing, testing and directing the construction of large scale buildings and structures, including systems for transport, water supply, sewage etc.
Programmes and qualifications with the following main content are classified here:
Carpentry and joinery (building)
Constructional metalwork (building)
Dock and harbour engineering
Floor and wall tiling
Industrial abseiling (commercial)
Masonry and tile setting
Painting and wall covering
Plumbing and pipefitting
Water engineering and technology
Water supply and sewerage engineering
Installation of electricity is excluded from this detailed field and included in detailed field 0713 'Electricity and energy'. Similarly, installing and repairing of heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment is excluded from this detailed field and included in detailed field 0713 'Electricity and energy'.