SEN769 - Advanced Structural Design
2024 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
For students enrolled in S460, S461, S462, S463, S465, S466, S467: SEV300 and SEV320 and completion of 18 credit points or Unit Chair approval.
For students enrolled in S550, S652, S751, S752, S756, S757, S758, S759: Nil.
For students enrolled in courses outside of the School of Engineering: Unit Chair approval.
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
1 x 2 hour seminar per week.
This unit addresses advanced topics in the structural design of steel-concrete composite and, timber structures according to the Australian design codes. It examines various design parameters and construction materials to ensure their efficient use in structural applications. Relevant design rules/codes will be thoroughly covered to make students aware of the ongoing changes as new technologies emerge. Theories will be covered with a focus on practical applications. Fundamental concepts of design procedures will be introduced through design seminars and projects.
To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve a mark of at least 50% in the composite design report.
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