Masonry Design

Masonry Design
Introduction to analysis, design, and construction of masonry structures. Compressive, tensile, flexural, and shear behavior of masonry structural components.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 2.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesCE EN 424; or equivalent.
 ProgramsContaining CE EN 528
Course Outcomes

LO 1. Beams

  • Be able to design masonry beams subjected to transverse loading

LO 2. Columns, Piers, and Walls

  • Be able to design masonry columns, piers, and walls for axial and flexural loading

LO 3. Connections

  • Be able to specify anchorage requirements and design bolt connections

LO 4. TMS 402 & TMS 602

  • Have a working familiarity with the building code requirements (TMS 402) and specifications (TMS 602) for masonry structures