Knowledge and understanding:
Knowledge of the mechanical behavior of concrete structures and theoretical models to describe them.
Knowledge of code rules (Euroceods2) for the design of reinforced concrete structures. Knowledge of the detailing and arrangement of reinforcement in the main structural elements.
Ability to choose, arrange and pre-design the different structural elements that constitute a simple reinforced concrete building. Ability to write the report and to draw the reinforcements.
The student must be able to choose and set the proper dimensions of structural elements
During the course the student should improve his technical dictionary.
The student must acquire the ability to select the most appropriate design choices also considering options that are not perfectly identical to those given during the course. He will also be able to consult the main reference books of the field