Course Description

This course deals with effects of dynamic loads (particularly earthquakes) on structures and the basis of seismic building codes.


  • Enable the student to acquire an understanding of the dynamic effects on structures
  • Introduce the students to the fundamental analysis methods of dynamic systems
  • Introduce the students to seismic effects and to the design of seismic resistant systems.
Attachment Name Attachment Type
CIV4206 Introductory Dynamics of Structures DOC PDF PS