# HS1722 Statics and Strength of Materials 7.5 credits

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## Course information

### Content and learning outcomes

#### Course contents *

• Support reactions
• Normal force, shear force and bending moment
• Hooke’s law
• Normal stresses in beams
• Deflections of beams

#### Intended learning outcomes *

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

• Determine the magnitude and direction of resultant force
• Calculate the centre of mass for an asymmetric cross-section
• Calculate support reactions for cantilever and simple beams
• Calculate and draw load, shear and moment diagrams
• Calculate normal stresses for axially loaded members
• Perform calculations of deformation using Hooke’s law
• Perform calculations of shear stresses for small cross-sections
• Perform calculations of bending stresses in cantilever and simple beams

#### Course Disposition

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### Literature and preparations

#### Specific prerequisites *

Students in year 1 of the Higher Education Diploma programme in Construction Management

#### Recommended prerequisites

AF1717 Technical Work, Methods and Tools
HF1700 Mathematics
HS1721 Building Technology

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#### Literature

Own compendium and practical assignments

### Examination and completion

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

#### Examination *

• TEN1 - Examination, 7.5 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

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#### Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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#### Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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### Further information

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#### Offered by

ABE/Constructional Engineering and Design

#### Main field of study *

Built Environment, Technology

First cycle