Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2022


ARCH 509 001 (CRN: 20269)


Department: Architecture
Instructor: Castellon Gonzalez, Juan Jose
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR ANH 117 (10-JAN-2022 - 22-APR-2022) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 19
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 49
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 40
Enrollment data as of: 5-FEB-2023 12:51AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Final Exam Time:
7:00PM - 10:00PM R TBA TBA
Description: This course is the second part of the introduction to contemporary building structures. The topics covered are the design of concrete structures and design of specialized structures including tilt wall, long span, and high rise. Each structural type is explored in terms of overall performance, design of individual components, and the relation of structure to other building subsystems such as foundations, enclosure, and interiors. This course also addresses sustainability issues specific to structural systems and is the second of four required courses in the architectural technology sequence. Cross-list: ARCH 309. Recommended Prerequisite(s): Prior completion of Technology I. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ARCH 509 if student has credit for ARCH 309.