Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

School

Civil Engineering School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Contact hours

Prerequisite

CIVL2330 and CIVL3340 (or equivalent)

Assessment methods

Exam and Written Assignments

Course coordinator

Dr David Lange (d.lange@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

This course aims to provide students with skills and knowledge to evaluate the explicit performance of structures in fire. It covers the fundamental principles of structural mechanics under high temperature before discussing the impact of heating on determinate and redundant structures comprised of different materials. All the way through the course tutorial based learning is complemented by computer laboratory practicals to reinforce the learning outcomes.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2020 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile