Course Catalog

Steel Structures Design (ARCH502)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites

Description

Steel structures represent a major portion of the construction industry. This course provides the students with the basic knowledge about the choice of the appropriate structural system, design of structural elements under various straining actions, design of beams, design of beam-columns and design of all the structural connections. Introduction of the ASD and LRFD design philosophies is also covered by the course.