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SEN769 - Advanced Structural Design

Unit details

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





Incompatible with: Nil
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Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week,1 x 2 hour design class per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


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.


Design project 50%, presentation 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* 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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