CIVL 4104 - Structural Technology, 4 Credits
Prerequisite(s): ( PHYS 1024 with D or better or PHYS 1044 with D or better ) and ( MATH 2043 with D or better or MATH 1054 with D or better or MATH 1084 with D or better or MATH 1063 with D or better )
This course provides the students with a quantitative understanding of the effect of loads on structural elements in a building. Principles of structural mechanics are covered from forces and stress to properties of section, and finally to shear and bending moments on beams. The designs of basic timber and steel beams and columns are also presented.