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2017-2018 Official General Catalog 
2017-2018 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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CIV 224 - Reinforced Concrete Design

Fundamental theory and principles for design of reinforced concrete by the strength method.  Design, analysis and detailing of rectangular beams, T-beams, slabs and columns.  Integrated design and detailing projects.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  CIV 219 Strength of Materials

Credits: 3
2 Class Hours, 3 Laboratory Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

After successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Analyze and design rectangular beams, slabs, and T-beams for compression and T-beams for flexure using the strength method.
2.  Design shear reinforcement for beams.
3.  Calculate development lengths, splices, and bar cutoffs for tension bars.
4.  Design a cantilever retaining wall.
5.  Have an understanding of the use of current design specifications including the most up-to-date version of ACI-318.
6.  Be familiar with the vaious types of concrete framing used in buildings and bridges.
7.  Be familiar with the current industry standards for detailing reinforced concrete members.

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