Timber design 310

Module code SIB 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Self-weight, imposed and wind loads. Principles of limit-states design. Timber as a structural material, design of tension, compression and bending members (laterally braced and unbraced), beam columns, trusses and bracing.

Module credits 8.00
Prerequisites SIN 223 GS
Contact time 1 tutorial per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Academic organisation Civil Eng
Period of presentation Semester 1

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