FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGCIVIL ENGINEERING

CE486 DESIGN OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES

Course Code: 5620486
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. ÖZGÜR KURÇ
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5620382
The course set above should be completed before taking CE486 DESIGN OF CONCRETE STRUCTURES .

Course Objective

To increase design skills as applied in practice and to build up self confidence of the student.

Course Content

Structural design process, safety, loads, structural systems: framed, wall and combined structures. Design of one-way, two-way slabs, flat plates, beams, columns, and walls. Structural modeling, earthquake resistant design, reinforcement detailing. Preparation of design reports and structural drawings.

Learning Outcomes

To help develop and earthquake conscious engineer who has developed self confidence and can ask critical questions about an engineering problem.