Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 48 hours (Lectures: 3 hours per week, Workshops: 12 hours per semester) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
Admission to Masters of Engineering Structures OR |
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2011
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request 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/|
Dr Helen Goldsworthy
|Subject Overview:||This subject introduces the fundamental concepts of design and analysis of prestressed concrete structures with applications to both buildings and bridges. There will also be detailed coverage of the design and construction of concrete highway bridges, the effective use of the strut-and-tie model and the deformation behaviour of reinforced concrete in ultimate conditions. This subject will also cover state-of-the-art concrete technologies including high strength/high performance concrete, mix design for normal and high strength concrete, applications of precast concrete, durability of concrete structures|
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject students should be able to: |
Concrete Structures (R.F. Warner, B.V. Rangan, A.S. Hall & K.A. Faulkes), Longman, 1998
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Engineering Structures |
Master of Engineering Structures
Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering
B-ENG Civil Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Civil)
Master of Engineering (Structural)
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