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Structures III


This course examines techniques for determining the required size of individual structural members in wood, steel, and concrete based upon the gravity and lateral loads they may be required to carry. Emphasis will be on the design of beams, columns, walls, slabs, foundations, and retaining walls.

Credits 1.5 Credits
Prerequisites * PR450 TM321 and
Co-Requisites None.
Fulfills BDS-AT: Concentration Elective
Fall, Spring, Summer
TM423 - AC Tue 4:00PM-7:00 PM 6/2/14-7/26/14
TM423 - A Tue 4:00PM-7:00 PM 6/2/14-7/26/14


* Prerequisites listed are for onsite degree programs only.  For questions regarding prerequisites for Professional & Continuing Education, The Sustainable Design Institute or The Landscape Institute please call the office at 617-585-0101 or email For questions regarding prerequisites for the Distance track Master of Architecture please call 617-585-0390 or email If you are looking at the course page of a 4000 series course, the prerequisites listed on the page do apply to you.

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