Sunday, May 23 2021 to Saturday, June 5 2021
This course provides an overview of the fundamentals of the structural technology topics that every architect should be aware of. It also helps intern architects prepare for the structural portions of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE5.0) offered by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). Part One (General Structures) reviews the necessary knowledge on structural theory and behavior of different building components in steel, concrete, and wood. Part Two (Lateral Forces) emphasizes the effects of lateral forces on buildings and structural framing layout. These classes meet on Saturday May 22, Sunday May 23, and Saturday June 5, 2021.