CIV544H1: Design of Timber Structures


Specialized course in the design of timber structures. Topics include physical and mechanical behavioral analysis of wood and wood-based products, description of structural wood-based systems, limit state design concept in timber engineering, design and detailing of timber connections, elements, and components, computer-aided design approach for timber structures, digital fabrication concepts, and design of heavy timber structures.

Pre-requisites: CIV312 or equivalent, CIV313 or equivalent, and CIV214 or equivalent
48.8 (Fall), 48.8 (Winter), 97.6 (Full Year)