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Design Courses

Courses that take you on a deep dive into the topic

Uncertainty, Risk and Reliability Part 1 - Probabilistic Modelling of Structural Failure

Uncertainty, Risk and Reliability Part 1 - Probabilistic Modelling of Structural Failure
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Uncover the role uncertainty plays in structural behaviour with the First Order Reliability Method

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Fundamentals of Reinforced Concrete Design to Eurocode 2

Fundamentals of Reinforced Concrete Design to Eurocode 2

⏰ 12 h 12 min | 41 lessons

An introduction to ultimate limit state design for bending and shear with optional calculation automation using Python.

Design Tutorials

Tutorials to guide you through the topic at a high level while providing you with the tools to dive deeper

Steel Beam Design - A Step-by-Step Guide using Eurocode 3

Steel Beam Design - A Step-by-Step Guide using Eurocode 3

This is the first in a series of tutorials covering the design of structural steel elements to Eurocode 3. In this first tutorial, we will focus on steel beam design. This is a long and in-depth tutor...more

Callum WilsonCallum Wilson

Callum Wilson

43 min read
Calculating and Interpreting the Second Moment of Area

Calculating and Interpreting the Second Moment of Area

This tutorial focussed on the second moment of area, also known as the moment of inertia. By the end of this tutorial, you should be comfortable explaining what the second moment of area is, why it's ...more

Callum WilsonCallum Wilson

Callum Wilson

26 min read
How moment redistribution leads to more efficient designs

How moment redistribution leads to more efficient designs

In this tutorial, we’ll discuss moment redistribution in reinforced concrete and how we can use it to our advantage to achieve more efficient designs. When designing any structural element, our first ...more

Dr Seán CarrollDr Seán Carroll

Dr Seán Carroll

17 min read
Reinforced Concrete Fundamentals - Analysis and Design of Steel Reinforcement

Reinforced Concrete Fundamentals - Analysis and Design of Steel Reinforcement

In this tutorial, we’ll introduce the role of steel reinforcement in reinforced concrete design. We’ll see that steel plays a critical role in developing an internal moment of resistance and compensat...more

Dr Seán CarrollDr Seán Carroll

Dr Seán Carroll

15 min read
An Introduction to Concrete and its Strengths and Weaknesses

An Introduction to Concrete and its Strengths and Weaknesses

Concrete is one of the most important and ubiquitous materials in the construction industry globally. Twice as much concrete is used (by weight) as steel, wood, plastics and aluminium combined. Its gl...more

Dr Seán CarrollDr Seán Carroll

Dr Seán Carroll

19 min read