CIVL 4002 Composite Structures
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 300987
Coordinator Fidelis Mashiri Opens in new window
Description This unit builds on knowledge gained in steel and concrete structures, especially the design of structural members using either steel or concrete. Students will learn the design of composite beams, floors, columns and connections based on Australian and International standards as well as mechanics of materials.
School Eng, Design & Built Env
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 4 subject
- Identify and discuss various structural systems used in composite construction
- Apply limit state design concepts to composite structural elements and structures
- Analyse and determine design loads for composite structures
- Design composite structural elements based on service loads
2. Composite Floors
3. Composite Columns
4. Composite Connections
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Assignments (Solutions to Exam Type Questions; Total of 4 to cover each content topic; Each worth 5%; Each topic covers ULOs 1-4)||20 Pages (in total)||20||N||Individual|
|Mid-Semester Exam||2 Hours||20||N||Individual|
|Final Examination||2 Hours||60||N||Individual|