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Department of Civil Engineering
King Saud University
GE 201 Statics
(Required for a BSCE degree)
|Force systems; vector analysis, moments and couples in 2D and 3D. Equilibrium of force systems. Analysis of structures; plan trusses and frames. Distributed force system; centroids and composite bodies. Area moments of inertia. Analysis of beams. Friction. 3 (3,1, 0)
|Prerequisite||MATH 106 and MATH 107,
Prerequisite by Topics:
|Course Learning Outcomes||Students completing this course successfully will be able to
|Class/ tutorial Schedule||Class is held three times per week in 50-minute lecture sessions. There is also a 50-minute weekly tutorial associated with this course.
|Contribution of Course to Meeting the Professional Component||Students learn the analysis process to be involved in designing various engineering components used in professional engineering.
|Relationship of Course to Program Outcomes
Textbook(s) and/or Other Required Material
Engineering Mechanics, Volume 1, Statics,
7th Edition, SI units Version
by J. L. Meriam and L. G. Kraige
|Date||Second Semester 1436-37 (2015-16)|
|Instructors||Prof. M. Iqbal Khan – Coordinator (Office: 2A83 – Civil Engineering Deptt.)
Prof. Tarek Almusallam (Office: 2A28) – Civil Engineering Department)
Dr. Nadeem Siddiqui (Office: 2A89 – Civil Engineering Department)
Dr. Ahmet Tüken (Office: 2A90 – Civil Engineering Department)
Dr. Yassir Abbas (Office: 2A84 – Civil Engineering Department)
Dr. Fahed Alrshoudi (Office: 2A62) - Civil Engineering Department)
Mid-term Exams 45%
Model Demonstration (MD): Attendance in MD and report writing 5%
Tutorial & Homework 10%
Final Exam 40%
Class Quizzes and Tutorial:
Quizzes will be conducted from time to time in both lecture and tutorial classes.
Tutorial marks will be based on quiz and homework.
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