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Unit details

SEN769 - Advanced Structural Design

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Riyadh Al-Ameri

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

2 hours of class and 2 hours of design class per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

Concrete structures formed the majority of civil engineering structures and most of civil engineers will be dealing with concrete during their career. This unit will address advanced topics in structural design of concrete structures and their behaviour during service life and according to the Australian design codes. It examines various design parameters, flexural design of reinforced concrete columns and walls using Australian design code AS-3600, design of footings and retaining walls. Fundamental concepts for design procedures will be introduced through design seminar and projects.

Assessment

Design project 50%, presentation 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1096$1096$3487$3661

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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