Timber: Calculations of dead and live loads and specific loads, material and design properties, beams, columns, and nailed and bolted connections in simple shear.
NEC2102 - Solid Mechanics
|1.||Compute dead and live loads on structural members and structures;|
|2.||Demonstrate professional understanding of timber material and design properties;|
|3.||Design timber beams, timber columns and timber connections;|
|4.||Apply the theory of stability to the design of steel elements; and|
|5.||Design steel beams, steel members in axial compression and tension, and steel connections in shear or tension.|
|Assignment||Assignment 1: Tutorial Problems in Timber Design||20%|
|Test||Test 1 (Timber Design)||30%|
|Assignment||Assignment 2: Tutorial Problems in Steel Design||20%|
|Test||Test 2 (Steel Design)||30%|
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