ARH 330 Structures: Concrete, Masonry, & Tensile Systems

ARH 330 Structures: Concrete, Masonry, & Tensile Systems

This course introduces students to the structural analysis and design of concrete and masonry systems, and tensile structures. Students will learn about the load bearing properties of concrete and masonry. The unique dynamics of tensile systems will also be taught.

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Course Learning Outcome

As a result of successfully completing this course, students…

  • Will be able to:

    • Analyze the properties and nature of failure in concrete, masonry & tensile structural systems
    • Calculate the structural capacity and failure points of concrete, masonry & tensile structural systems when forces are imposed upon them.
    • Analyze basic principles of structural behavior in withstanding gravity and lateral forces and the evolution, range, and appropriate application of concrete, masonry & tensile structural systems.
    • Identify fundamental structural principles present in relevant precedents