ARCH 464 Architectural Structures I

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
Credits
3
Term
Fall
Schedule/Location
Tu Th 9:30am - 10:45am (ARC 0204)

Synopsis

Catalog Description

This course covers the basic principles of architectural structures, including the influence of geometric, sectional, and material properties related to flexure and shear in beam and framed systems; vector mechanics with application to analysis of trusses, catenaries, and arches; diagrammatic analysis of beams for bending moment, shear, and deflection as well as the study of structural framing systems for vertical and lateral loads.

Prerequisites

Must be in a major in ARCH-Architecture Program. Credit only granted for: ARCH411 or ARCH464.