|Course code CIVL3170||Units 10||Level 3000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering|
The course covers the structural design of steel members and connections. Topics include design loads and the structural design of steel beams, columns, tension members and bolted and welded connections.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||A1 Determination of design loads.|
A2 Understand design process.
A3 Sizing of structural steel members.
A4 Structural design of a realistic structure.
|Content||1. Limit states and design loading.|
2. Outline of types of steel and steel structures.
3. Methods of structural analysis.
4. Flexural members (i.e., beams).
5. Columns (i.e., compression members).
6. Tension members.
7. Combined actions (i.e., beams/columns).
8. Bolted, pinned, and welded connections.
9. Composite beams.
10. Past examination and quiz paper review.
11. Example design drawings and steel schedule.
|Assumed Knowledge||Content covered in course CIVL2130 Theory of Structures 1.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for CIVL3170|