Structural Analysis (CE 321) Course Details

Course Name: Structural Analysis
Code: CE 321
Pre-requisite Course(s): CE 204 – Mechanics of Materials
Objective: To develop an understanding of the basic principles of structural analysis and become familiar with various methods of analysis for determinate and indeterminate truss and frame structures.
Content: Equations of static equilibrium, stability and determinacy of structure, planar and space trusses and planar, shear and bending moment diagrams for planar frames, double integration, virtual work and Castigliano`s Theorem (energy) methods for computing deflections, force method of analysis, slope deflection method, direct stiffness method.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
Course File: Course File