Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Bill Zhang
Meeting Times
Meets by Appt
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Building Loads and Computer Aided Structural Analysis and Design

ARE 722 - Class Number: 15670


Fundamentals of building structural systems and design with the emphasis on building loads and load paths. Review of International Building Code’s structural loading requirements, applications, and determination of design loads by ASCE 7 - Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures. Introduction of building design and analysis software basics. Students will learn how to generate building structural models, and conduct analysis, design, and simulation using software applications.


  • Instructor Bill Zhang's permission is required after 08/28/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access


  • Prerequisite or concurrent: ARE 563.

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

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