About CE 273 A

Analysis and design of solid and glue laminated timber members and structural systems including tension members, beams, columns, beam-columns, diaphragms, shear walls, and connections; LRFD and ASD design methods; application of IBC for timber systems; current developments in wood design/construction; project-based. Prerequisite: CE 170.

Notes

Prereq enforced by the system: CE 170; Civil Elective, Civil Design Elective; Open to Degree and CDE students;

Section Description

Water is essential to all life that we know of. Engineers intervene at several stages throughout the water cycle to divert water for human activity, treat water to make it suitable for human consumption, and clean wastewater before it is returned to the environment. This course will focus on the treatment and supply of safe drinking water and the recovery of water and other resources from wastewater before water is returned to the natural environment. Specific topics include (1) drinking water supply; (2) drinking water treatment processes; (3) drinking water distribution; (4) wastewater collection systems; (5) wastewater treatment processes; and (6) residuals management for wastewater and drinking water treatment. This course will also explore environmental and social justice impacts engineers can have in making decisions related to water and wastewater treatment. Physical, chemical, and biological processes will be discussed.

Section Expectation

My expectations of your are: (1) you will attend class; (2) you will be a constructive group member; (3) you will try your best; and (4) you will ask questions of me and your peers. My expectations of me are: (1) to explain topics and expectations clearly; (2) to answer questions in a timely manner; (3) to facilitate productive groups that benefit student learning; and (4) to meet students where they are and re-teach fundamental concepts that have not yet been mastered.

Evaluation

Grading in this course will be based on quizzes (30%), problem sets (25%), a group-based comprehensive project (40%), and professionalism (5%).

Course Dates

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Location

Waterman Bldg 427 (View Campus Map)

Times

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