This unit merges and advances KNE210 and KNE216, building on the basic concepts and fundamental principles of concrete materials and structural engineering analysis and design. The content of this unit covers concrete technology, followed by analytical and design techniques for concrete cross-sections and members. Specific topics of structural engineering design related to concrete are introduced.
|Unit name||Design of Concrete Structures|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
|Available as student elective?||No|
This unit is currently unavailable.
Please check that your computer meets the minimum System Requirements if you are attending via Distance/Off-Campus.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
1. Design concrete beams, columns and slabs with suitable member dimensions and steel reinforcement.
2. Evaluate the properties of fresh and hardened concrete using theoretical and experimental methods.
3. Develop documentation for concrete structures that conform to the requirements of AS3600 the Australian Standard for Concrete Structures.
|Band||Field of Education|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Three major assessments: group practical design (25%), individual design (25%) and end of semester exam (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.