Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures
Learn about the design of basic elements of concrete structures and the concepts associated with the ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ course.
Medium of instructions English
Mode of learning Self study
Mode of Delivery Video and Text Based
number of course credit 3
The ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ online course is a study about the aspects of design structures in concrete provided by the Swayam online education platform by the ministry of education in India. The course on concrete design structures is a National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning(NPTEL) online course developed by the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.
This faculty development program for the students pursuing civil engineering and architecture is held for twelve weeks. The course educator for the online program is Prof. Nirjhar Dhang from the department of civil engineering at IIT Kharagpur. This postgraduate-level course is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education and allows the students to earn three credits. The ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ training program is part of the civil engineering and structural design domains. The students will receive the course certificate with NPTEL and IIT Kharagpur logos.
- Twelve weeks program
- Free course training
- Core course
- IIT faculty
- AICTE approved course
- Postgraduate level program
- Three credits
- Course completion certificate
- NPTEL and IIT logos
- Course modules
- Final exam
- Three credits
- Free course access
- Course completion certificate.
Course and certificate fees
Type of course
The ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ classes are offered free of charge for the students of this program but the students will have to pay for the exam registration to get the certificate.
Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures fee structure
|Description||Amount in INR|
|Exam Fee||Rs 1000|
certificate providing authority
Certificate Qualifying details
The students who wish to receive the certificate must have a minimum average score of 10/25 (25%) in 8 out of 12 assignments and 30/75 (75%) in the certification exam adding to a final score of 40/100 to qualify for the ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ course certificate.
What you will learn
The ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ syllabus is framed for students to know in detail about the designing of the concrete structures. The students will develop their knowledge in the aspects such as the following,
- Sheer, bending and axial forces are put together to form the constitutive elements of the structure.
- The threshold for collapse and serviceability
- Various techniques for design
The course admission for the ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ online training course is done by registering online through the Swayam website.
Step 1: Go to the course page on the website using the link, https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/noc21_ce42/preview
Step 2: Click on the ‘Register/Sign-In’ link on the details page.
Step 3: Enter the relevant information and complete the registration.
Filling the form
The students applying for the course are required to fill in the registration form with their name, phone number, email address, and other details or could sign in using their Google or Facebook ID.
Week 1: Introduction, Different methods of design of reinforced concrete structures
Week 2: Working stress method
Week 3: Limit state of collapse - flexure
Week 4: Design of singly reinforced beam
Week 5: Design of doubly reinforced beam
Week 6: Limit state of collapse - shear
Week 7: Design for shear
Week 8: Design of slab
Week 9: Design of compression members
Week 10: Design of footing
Week 11: Design of staircase
Week 12: Limit state of serviceability
- The students of the ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ online training will have to take the final proctored certification exam and clear the exam with a minimum of 30/75 (75%) to become eligible for the course certificate.
- The exam registration and payment is done through the website
How it helps
The ‘Design Of Reinforced Concrete Structures’ certification allows the candidate to explore the domain of civil engineering and structural design by equipping them with industrial skills associated with the design of structures of concrete buildings. The students of this course will gain three credits after completion of the training. This certification is acknowledged by the design consultancy firms and construction industries.
This course is conducted for twelve weeks.
The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur offers the course provided by Swayam.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Yes, the course is provided free for the candidates of this program.
You can get three-course credit points.