This course covers the principles of statics, structural mechanics and their applications in construction. Some of the major topics include truss analysis, properties of various construction materials, stress and strain relationships, properties of sections, load factors, shear and bending in flexural loaded members, stresses in compression members, deflections and connections. Course must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher. Note: ETG 2502 or EGN 3310 may be substituted.
Prerequisites: (MAC 2233 or higher mathematics course) and (PHY 1053C or PHY 1006 or higher physics course) with grades of "C" or higher.
Terms Typically Offered:Spring, Summer
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
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institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.