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Metallic Bridges

  • Course Code :
    SCM 526
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Department of Structural Engineering & Construction Management

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Area of Study :

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to: - Understand the basic concepts and main principles - Calculate the values of the essential terms - Design and draw neat details - Apply Codes provisions Regarding truss bridges layout truss bridges members truss bridges connections cable stayed bridges layout cable stayed bridges members cable stayed bridges connections

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Design of truss bridges: cross-sections used, design of members and connections, construction details, Design of cablestayed bridges: types of cross-sections, structural analysis methods, design of cross-section.

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Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Explain the principals of truss bridges layout
2- Explain the principals of cable stayed bridges layout

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Analyze the system of truss bridges layout
2- Design the elements of truss bridges members
3- Design the elements of truss bridges connections
4- Analyze the system of cable stayed bridges layout
5- Design the elements of cable stayed bridges members
6- Design the elements of cable stayed bridges connections

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Draw neat details of truss bridges layout
2- Apply Code provisions regarding truss bridges members
3- Draw neat details of truss bridges connections
4- Prepare technical reports for cable stayed bridges layout
5- Apply Code provisions regarding cable stayed bridges members
6- Draw neat details of cable stayed bridges connections

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Work under stress


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Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Truss bridges layout 8 6 2
Truss bridges members 12 9 3
Truss bridges connections 8 6 2
Cable stayed bridges layout 8 6 2
Cable stayed bridges members 12 9 3
Cable stayed bridges connections 8 6 2
Revision 4 3 1

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Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Interactive Lec.
Discussion
Problem Solving
Project
Report / Present.

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Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Final exam 40.00
First Mid Term Exam 15.00
Quizzes / Assig. 15.00
Report / Present. 15.00
Second Mid Term Exam 15.00

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Books:

Book Author Publisher

Course notes :

Handout notes on MOODLE

Recommended books :

" Steel Structure Design " Allowable Stress Design ", Abdel-Reheem Khalil Dessouki, 2009

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