FACULTY OF CIVIL ENGINEERING & EARTH RESOURCES

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Course Code and Name

BAA2213 REINFORCED CONCRETE DESIGN I

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Semester and Year Taught

Semester I 2016/2017

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Program Level/Category

Degree

4

Unit

3 Credits

5

Pre-Requisite

BAA2113 THEORY OF STRUCTURES

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Contact Hours

Lecture:                   2 units              (2 hours X 14 weeks)

Tutorial :                   1 unit               (2 hours X 14 weeks)

Laboratory:             0 unit                (0 hour X 14 weeks)

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Course Synopsis

This course covers the introduction of reinforced concrete design, the limit state principles, ultimate strength analysis and flexural design. Shear, bond and torsion, analysis and design of beams and solid slab, staircases and introduction to axial column design. Using codes require for design and detailing. Group design project for double storey house.

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Course Outcomes

By the end of this course , students will have the ability to:

  1. Analyse first principle for single and double reinforced concrete beam and design reinforced concrete beam in accordance to the relevant codes of practice in building design.
  2. Analyse, design and detail reinforced concrete slab in accordance to the relevant codes of practice in building design.
  3. Analyse, design and detail reinforced concrete staircase in accordance to the relevant codes of practice in building design.
  4. Analyse, design and detail reinforced concrete non-slender column in accordance to the relevant codes of practice in building design.
  5. Design project of a double storey house in group as project team work and apply relevant code of practice, manuals and software in the design and detailing of structural components in reinforced concrete structures.

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Assessment Methods

Distribution (%)

CO1

CO2

CO3

CO4

CO5

Quiz

 5 %

5%

 

 

 

 

Assignment

5%

 

 

2.5%

2.5

 

Mid Term Exam

20 %

20 %

 

 

 

 

Test

10 %

 

10 %

 

 

 

Project

20 %

 

 

 

 

20 %

Final Exam

40 %

10 %

10 %

10 %

10 %

 

Total

100 %

35%

20 %

12.5 %

12.5 %

20 %

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Learning References

  1. M. Salleh Yassin. Reinforced Concrete Design to Eurocode , 2012
  2. W.H. Mosley,J.H. Bungeyand R. Hulse, Reinforced Concrete Design to Eurocode, 6th Edition, Palgrave 2007
  3. Chanakya Arya, Design of Structural Elements, Third Edition, 2009
  4. BS EN 1990 : 2002 - Eurocode : Basis of Structural Design
  5. BS EN 1991-1-1 : 2002- Eurocode 1 : Actions on structures (densities, self-weight, imposed loads for buildings)
  6. BS EN 1992-1-1 : 2004- Eurocode 2 : Design of concrete structures
  7. Uniform Building By-Laws 1984, Law of Malaysia, 15th December 2008