Second course in a four course sequence. Building construction processes and terminology; use and performance characteristics of primary building materials; principles of structural behavior related to the building systems; equilibrium and stability, stiffness and strength, types of stress, distribution of force and stress, resolution of forces, reactions, bending moments, shear, deflection, buckling.
ARCH410. Corequisite: ARCH401. Restriction: Must be in Architecture (B.S.) program. Restricted to ARCH majors.