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CVE485 FUNDAMENTALS OF STEEL DESIGN

Course Code: 3640485
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr BERTU AKINTU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3640224
Set 2: 3650206
One of the sets above should be completed before taking CVE485 FUNDAMENTALS OF STEEL DESIGN .

Course Content

General concepts in design. Design methods, loads (dead, live, wind, snow and earthquake), codes, safety serviceability. Behavior of steel structures. Tension members, compression members, beams, beam-columns, types and behavior of connections in steel structures, bolted welded connections.