norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description BYG2051 - Structural Design I (2005/2006)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits10
DurationSpring
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

A completed course will enable the students to design simple and basic structures in concrete, steel and timber according to rules outlined in Norwegian structural design codes.

Content

Part 1: Concrete: Design principles. Limiting states. Strengths.
Slabs (plates), beams and columns.
Part 2: Steel: Beams (incl. buckling), columns subjected to both axial and lateral forces. Introduction to plastic design of beams.
Part 3: Timber: Beams (inkl. buckling) and columns subjected to both axial and lateral forces.

Study MethodsLectures, Exercises
AssessmentExercises (counts 40%)
Written Exam, 5 hours (counts 60%)
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone