Basic Structures (ENGGMG5032)

Level: 
5
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To enable students to analyse structural elements and simple structures, and to design simple beams.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Engineering Technology programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisite: ENGG MG5002. Restriction: ENGGMG5007.
Topics include: 

1. Structural loadings and effects
2. Direct Stress and strain, elastic behaviour and characteristics
3. Analysis of statically determinate beams, pin-jointed trusses, columns
4. Design simple steel and timber beam
5. Introduce (without calculation) the basic reasons for choosing a particular foundation type (range
pads, strips, rafts, piles)
6. Determine sizing for simple foundation elements (pads, strips) based on given soils data
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 5632. This timetable is currently unavailable.

Class: 6105

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
26 Jul 17 - 27 Sep 17 LectureWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (170-1016)
27 Jul 17 - 28 Sep 17 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (115-2009)
18 Oct 17 - 1 Nov 17 LectureWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (170-1016)
19 Oct 17 - 2 Nov 17 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (115-2009)

Class: 9091. This timetable is currently unavailable.

Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil).

Share on