254.084 Introduction to Structural Design
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VO, 1.5h, 2.0EC
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Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to develop, evaluate and construct simple structures like beams, columns, frames, trusswork, cables, arches as well as plates and shear walls. Students also master simple design calculations in accord with the Eurocode-formats. 



Subject of course

Classification of structural systems; Loading of building structures; Analysis of forces and loads; Calculation of support reactions and internal forces of statically determinate structures; Introduction to strength of materials

Teaching methods


Mode of examination


Additional information

Beginnig: 03.10.2019!




Course dates

Thu11:00 - 13:0003.10.2019 - 30.01.2020Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Introduction to Structural Design - Single appointments
Thu03.10.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu10.10.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu17.10.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu24.10.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu31.10.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu07.11.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu14.11.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu21.11.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu28.11.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu05.12.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu12.12.201911:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu09.01.202011:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu16.01.202011:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu23.01.202011:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture
Thu30.01.202011:00 - 13:00Informatikhörsaal Lecture

Examination modalities



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu11:00 - 13:0030.01.2020 written16.01.2020 08:00 - 28.01.2020 23:59TISS1
Mon14:00 - 16:0003.02.2020Informatikhörsaal written20.01.2020 08:00 - 30.01.2020 23:59TISS2
Tue10:00 - 12:0004.02.2020Informatikhörsaal written21.01.2020 08:00 - 02.02.2020 23:59TISS3
Tue13:00 - 15:0010.03.2020Informatikhörsaal written26.02.2020 08:00 - 08.03.2020 23:59TISS5
Tue15:00 - 17:0010.03.2020Informatikhörsaal written26.02.2020 08:00 - 08.03.2020 23:59TISS6
Wed13:00 - 15:0001.04.2020Informatikhörsaal written18.03.2020 07:00 - 30.03.2020 23:59TISS7
Wed13:00 - 15:0029.04.2020Informatikhörsaal written15.04.2020 08:00 - 27.04.2020 23:59TISSStoffsemester WS-2018 last edition
Wed11:00 - 13:0006.05.2020Informatikhörsaal written22.04.2020 12:00 - 04.05.2020 23:59TISS8

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Not necessary


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 243 Architecture 1. Semestertrue
Course belongs to the introductory and orientation phase ("Studieneingangs- und Orientierungsphase")
243 StE OP StEOP-Katalog Architektur (Ab WS2013) 1. Semester


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