Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

School

Civil Engineering School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Prerequisite

CIVL2330 and CIVL2340 and CIVL3340

Assessment methods

Continuous Assessments- Assignment; Final Examination

Course coordinator

Dr Robert Foster (r.foster@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

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Course description

A course on the design of timber structures for students looking towards a career in Structural Engineering. The course covers: understanding timber properties, timber micro structure, engineering design with wood (material strength used in design, compression, tension, bending), connection design, engineered wood products, designing for fire resistance, designing for durability.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile