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Statics CIVL 1120

Civil Engineering Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course presents a thorough introduction to the relationship between applied loads and the resultant support reactions and internal forces developed in statically determinate members and structures. Topics include classification of force systems, equilibrium equations, support conditions, freebody diagrams, support reactions, truss analysis by the methods of joints and sections, analysis of pinned plane frames, geometric properties of sections, distributed loading, and load, shear force and bending moment diagrams for beams.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

6.0

Cost

$977.35 - $1,035.72 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of CIVL 1120 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 68108

Duration

Tue Apr 05 - Thu Jun 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 68108
  • $977.35
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 05 - Jun 23 Tue, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Kian Karimi

Course outline

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Cost

$977.35

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. Instructional sessions are delivered through a live interactive web-lecture through online course portal (BCIT Learning Hub) by industry subject matter expert instructors This course will run for a total of 24 classes. For more info visit: commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
Status

In Progress

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Fall 2022

Below is one offering of CIVL 1120 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 38987

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Thu Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 38987
  • $1035.72
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 24 Tue, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 1750
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$1035.72

Important information
  1. This course will run for a total of 24 classes. For more info please visit: commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Draw freebody diagrams of determinate members and/or structures.
  • Apply the fundamental equations of equilibrium to determine support reactions for plane structures.
  • Determine the location of the centroid for a composite body and the resultant force for a distributed load.
  • Utilize the method of sections to determine axial forces in pinned plane trusses.
  • Determine the required equilibrium pin reactions for machines and frames.
  • Derive axial forces, shear forces, and bending moments at a section.
  • Write equations for member shear force and bending moment as a function of location.
  • Graph shear force and bending moment functions.

Effective as of Winter 2012

Related Programs

Statics (CIVL 1120) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Civil Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Civil Technology
    Certificate Part-time

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