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CS3003 - Design of Steel and Concrete Structures

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Engineering (pre 2015)

Civil engineering design of steel and concrete structures. Application of Australian Codes of Practice in the design of structures. In this subject the designs will be oriented to simple structures and more teacher directed than will be the case in Civil Engineering Design, which will deal with overall structures and be more open-ended and less teacher directed.

Learning Outcomes

  • ability to carry out design of structures in consultation with other members in a team environment;
  • apply skills learned in related subjects of the course to the design of structural elements in steel and concrete;
  • communicate design recommendations by suitably detailed design sketches;
  • produce design solutions to a prescribed professional standard.
Prerequisites: CS2003 AND CS3000


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Lecturers: Professor John Ginger, <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 65 hours - Lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practicals, site visits and/or seminars. Refer to Subject Outline for details.
Assessment: end of semester exam (30% - 50%); assignments (50% - 70%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.