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Basic Civil Engineering

Basic Civil Engineering

Published by uLektz

Course Code:BCE101


University: Bharath University, Tamil Nadu (BU)



Format : ico_bookePUB3 (DRM Protected)

Type :eBook


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Description :Basic Civil Engineering of BCE101 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by Bharath University, Tamil Nadu (BU) for regulation 2015. Author: Ulektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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UNIT- I Civil Engineering Materials

1.1 Introduction - Civil Engineering

1.2 Materials - Stones – Bricks – Sand – Cement – Plain Concrete –Reinforced Cement Concrete – Steel Sections – Timber – Plywood – Paints –Varnishes (simple examples only)

UNIT- II Surveying

2.1 Surveying – objectives – classification – principles of survey

2.2 Measurement of distances – Chain survey - Determination of areas – Use of compass

2.3 Use of leveling Instrument – (simple examples only)

UNIT- III Foundation for Building

3.1 Bearing Capacity of Soil

3.2 Foundation – Functions – Requirement of good foundations

3.3 Types of foundations – Merits & Demerits

UNIT- IV Superstructure

4.1 Stone Masonry - Brick Masonry

4.2 Columns – Lintels – Beams -Roofing

4.3 Flooring

4.4 Plastering - White Washing (Simple examples only)

UNIT- V Miscellaneous Topics

5.1 Types of Bridges

5.2 Dam- purpose – selection of site - Types of Dams

5.3 Water Treatment & Supply sources – standards of drinking- distribution system

5.4 Sewage Treatment (simple examples only)