Department: BSc Architecture
Module Description: This module provides students with fundamentals of structural analysis (mainly statically determinate structures) and design fundamentals for different materials (wood, and steel). It also provides knowledge sequel to design of structural system for a building. It is envisaged that this module will help students understand how architecture structure functions sequel to issues treated in class.
Shaeffer, R. E. (2007). Elementary structures for architects and builders. 5th edn. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Pearson Prentice Hall.
Onouye, B. S. and Kane, K. (2014). Statics and strength of materials for architecture and building construction. 4th edn. Pearson.
Ching, F. D. K. (2014). Building construction illustrated. 5th edn. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons.