Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5627020
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
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Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

The course of special types of concrete is a comprehensive review of all special concrete types: Fundamental principles, description of types and manufacturing methods, practices, physical properties, durability, design considerations of special concrete types used in construction. Discussion of special components, comparison with conventional concrete, production aspects and fabrication technologies, testing, standard specifications and codes and practical applications of concrete in special cases.