Properties of materials and structural design
- 10 ECTS
On the basis of
Expected learning outcomes
- After having completed the subject the student shall be able to repeat, explain and analysis stress- and strain relations in concrete, steel and wood. In addition he will acquire a clear view of other basic properties of those materials.
- After having completed the subject the student should be able to design simple components in concrete, steel and wood in accordance with the euro-codes (NS-EN).
- After having completed the subject the student should be able to explain the basic material properties of concrete, steel and wood.
- After having completed the subject the student should be able to utilize the euro-code (NS-EN) satisfactorily within the area of the subject.
- After having completed the course the student should be able to communicate with regard to materials and structural design.
- Basic material properties of concrete, steel and wood: stresses, strain, modules of elasticity, and shear, climatic effects and characteristic strength.
- Structural concrete design, cracks, deflection and anchorage of reinforcing bars.
- Structural wood design of beams for moment, shear, lateral buckling and deflection. Structural wood design of columns for axial and lateral load.
- Structural steel design of beams and columns. Classifications of cross sections.
Teaching Methods (additional text)
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Form(s) of Assessment
Written exam, 6 hours
Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)
The final exam counts 100 %.
Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)
Next ordinary final exam.
All written and printed material. Non-communicating calculator.
5-7 works of which all except one must be accepted.
Will be announced when the subject starts.
Replacement course for
BYG2052 Structural design 1