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CIVL 3173 - Introduction to Reinforced Concrete Design

Civil Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

This course presents a general introduction to the design of reinforced concrete structures. Topics include the design and detailing of reinforced concrete beams, one-way slabs, columns, and footings in accordance with the current Canadian concrete design standard. The course is delivered through lectures and problem-solving sessions.

Prerequisite(s)

CIVL 2070 and CIVL 2122

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Design and analyze reinforced concrete beams in terms of their flexural and shear capacity.
  • Design reinforced concrete continuous beams and one-way slabs.
  • Design short reinforced concrete columns subjected to axial load and bending.
  • Design simple reinforced concrete footings.

Effective as of Fall 2011

Related Programs

CIVL 3173 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Certificate

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