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SEV454 - Advanced Structural Design

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Offering information:

2019 is the final offering of this unit

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Estela Oliari Garcez





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour design studio per week (design classes).

Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 1 x 2 hour class per week (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour online seminar per week.



The unit will address advanced topics in structural design of concrete structures including the design of reinforced concrete columns, shear walls, and footings. Fundamental concepts for design procedures will be introduced through design seminar and projects.


Concept design report 1 (group) 10%, final design report 1 (individual) 40%, concept design report 2 (group) 10%, final design report 2 (individual) 40%

Prescribed texts

Loo & Chowdhury, 2013, Reinforced & Prestressed Concrete, 2nd Ed, Cambridge Uni Press, United Kingdom.

Unit Fee Information

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