MG6007 – Structural Steel and Timber

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Module code
MG6007
Module title
Structural Steel and Timber
Prescription
To enable students to develop the principles and practice of structural design for steel and timber structures.
Programmes
  • SC1001
NZQA Level
Level 6
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
60
Self directed hours
90
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes

1.Apply design methods for accommodating wind action on structures to practical situations.
2.Appraise the properties and behaviour of structural steel and structural timber.
3.Apply design data to the practical design of structural steelwork and steelwork. connections.
4.Apply design data to the practical design of structural timber.
Content
Wind action on structures.
Properties and behaviour of steel.
Design of structural steelwork.
Connections design for steelwork.
Properties and behaviour of structural timber.
Design of structural timber