10 Credits AUTUMN

Cannot be taken with: CIV2200, CIV2201

Aims/Description: This module will discuss the fundamental principles of structural engineering philosophy and design. The theories and concepts of analysis and design of structural elements will be presented for the most commonly used structural materials and discussed along with the more prescriptive design rules included in the relevant Eurocodes. In particular, this module will focus on the design of structural steelwork.

Restrictions on availability: This module is for Erasmus and visiting students only.

Staff Contact: CARR JONATHAN
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Project/ portfolio

Notes: This module forms part of a degree course accredited by the Joint Board of Moderators of the ICE and I Struct E

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Civil and Structural Engineering):

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