CET 2200 — Structural Design 3 Credit hours 3 Contact hours
Covers the concepts of structural design as it applies to wood and steel structures such as residential and light commercial structures. Topics that will be covered include: fundamental concepts of stress analysis, analysis of coplanar statically determinate and indeterminate trusses; bending deformation; analysis of statically indeterminate coplanar frames; load analysis and fundamentals of structural connections. The use of LRFD steel manual will also be explored to select structural beams.
Prerequisites: PHY 1120, MTH 1370.