Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1x2 hour lecture per week, 1x2 hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||702-137 Construction Technology 1A|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None specified|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||702-838 (ABPL00231) - Structural Systems (PG)|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/|
This subject covers general concepts and fundamentals of structural systems as they apply to architect designed structures and commercial and industrial buildings. Content will review basic concepts essential to the understanding of structural behaviour and how these apply to building elements and construction materials. It will provide an overview of structural systems through structural and architectural typology and introduce various forms of preliminary investigations central to structural design.
|Objectives:||On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
Regardless of assignment results, a minimum grade of 40% must be achieved in the exam in order to pass the subject.
|Prescribed Texts:||None specified|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capabilities:
Formerly available as 702-238 Construction Technology 2B. Students who have completed 702-238 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
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