Properties of concrete and reinforcing steel, Philosophy, concept and methods of reinforced concrete design, Introduction to limit state method: Limit state of collapse and limit state of serviceability. Application of Limit state method to rectangular beams for flexure, shear, bond and torsion.
Design of doubly reinforced beams. Design of T-and L-beams. Design of one way and two way slabs, Design of staircases.
Design of short and long columns with axial and eccentric loading, design of isolated column footing.
Design principle of masonry structures: Brick and stone masonry. Design of masonry short and long walls, columns and retaining walls.