Theory of structures 123

Module code STU 123
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

The theory of structures in architectural applications: Types of structures in architecture; Centre of mass and centre of rigidity – wall arrangements; Stresses and materials; Forces and their applications on trusses and cables, FBD; Equilibrium of equations; Force problems; Introduction to flexural members, determinate beams; Moments, axial and shear forces diagrams.

Module credits 6.00
NQF Level 05
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Architecture
Period of presentation Semester 2

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