Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours (Lectures/Practice classes: 3 hours per week) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| Learning in this subject will be assisted by knowledge gained in the following: |
Study Period Commencement:
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Nelson Lam
ContactAssociate Professor Nelson Lam
|Subject Overview:||At the conclusion of this subject students should be capable of modelling a variety of abnormal loads based on advanced concepts for structural engineering analyses and integrating the modelling methodologies with modern design philosophies and performance based principles. Topics include design loads philosophies and codification issues, and modelling loadings arising from earthquakes, blasts, impact, wind, waves and floor vibrations|
|Objectives:||On completion of this subject students should be able to: |
|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
Master of Engineering (Civil) |
Master of Engineering (Structural)
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