Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

School

Civil Engineering School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

4 Contact hours

Incompatible

CIVL4330 or CIVL4331

Prerequisite

CIVL2330 and CIVL2340 and CIVL2360 and CIVL3340 and CIVL3350

Restricted

Restricted to students enrolled in ME or BE (Hons)/ME in Civil & Structural Eng or Civil & Fire Safety Eng.

Assessment methods

40% CONTINUOUS ASSESSMENT - Assignments; 60% FINAL EXAMINATION

Course coordinator

Dr Dilum Fernando (dilum.fernando@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

A course on the advanced analysis and design of structural elements for students looking towards a career in Structural Engineering. The course covers: composite steel-concrete structures, elastic and rigid plastic analysis of composite beams, composite columns, composite connections, Advanced composite materials, mechanical properties, Failure theories, FRP strengthened RC/steel beams, FRP confined concrete columns.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable