Taubman College

Course List

Term Winter 2011
Class ARCH 544
Class Title Wood Structures
Description This course covers wood framing in architectural structures including its properties in the design, manufacture, and erection of typical elements including laminated timber. Typical forms of construction are studied, including methods of connection using nailing, bolting, and connectors. The use of the material is explored through case studies including the fabrication of model structures that are tested in the laboratory.
Prereq Arch 324
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective No
Selective Yes
Meets M, W 12:30-1:30pm 2213 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty Peter von Bülow
Syllabus not available