Rationale/Course Description


The course gives an introduction to structural analysis and design in buildings. It is used to understand the concepts of statics, stress – strain relations in different structural elements and determination of shear force and bending moment diagrams.


  • To introduce students to the analysis of simple structural elements
  • To introduce the students to structural design
  • To introduce the students to the design of structural elements in buildings.
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CIV 1205 Elements of Structural Analysis DOC PDF PS