Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3640384
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr AL AHN TALIGEDK
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3640323
The course set above should be completed before taking CVE384 STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS .

Course Content

Introduction to structural analysis. Displacement methods: slope deflection, moment distribution, special topics. Stiffness method, derivation of element stiffness matrices, assembly procedures. Computerized implementation of the stiffness method and use of instructional programs. Large scale structural analysis. Influence lines and moving loads.