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ARCH 314 – Structures I


This course covers the basic principles of architectural structures, including the influence of geometric, sectional, and material properties related to flexure and shear in beam and framed systems; vector mechanics with application to analysis of trusses, catenaries, and arches; diagrammatic analysis of beams for bending moment, shear, and deflection as well as the study of structural framing systems for vertical and lateral loads.


Lecture: Mon, Fri 10:30-11:30am 2104 A&AB
Recitation: Wed 9:30-10:30am and 10:30-11:30am Loc East Review, West Review, 2104 A&AB

Students will be placed in discussion sections. Please do not schedule courses 9:30-11:30am on Wednesdays. 


Peter von Bülow


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