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COURSE DESCRIPTION:

During this six-week intensive course, students will review the breadth of civil engineering as covered in the State Board Civil Engineering Principles and Practices Examination. The course is taught by an expert of faculty of licensed professors and working engineers. The course is specially designed to help you prepare for the PE exam by dividing the topics into digestible portions and delivering the key points likely to be covered in the exam. The course covers mostly morning topics and emphasize on some afternoon topics. Topics include statics, strength of materials and structural analysis, gravity, wind and seismic loading, hydraulics and hydrology, water supply engineering, soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering, structural steel, reinforced concrete, wood and masonry design, concrete mix proportioning, traffic analysis, planning and safety, surveying, and construction.

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CE INSTRUCTOR(s):

Amine Ghanem  -aghanem@rwu.edu

Gilbert C. F. Brunnhoeffer -gbrunnhoeffer@rwu.edu

Janet Baldwin - jbaldwin@rwu.edu

Ram Gupta- rgupta@rwu.edu

INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS:

Direct instruction (Providence Campus), and Video Conferencing (GoToMeeting)

OBJECTIVES:

Prepare students to take the PE Civil Exam

EXPECTATIONS OF STUDENTS:

  • Attend every class (12 in total)
  • Be on time to every class

COST: $800.00

CLASS LOCATION(s):

 

RWU- Providence

School of Continuing Studies

150 Washington Street

Providence, RI 02903

E-mail: CE@rwu.edu

COURSE DETAILS AND SCHEDULE:

September 3, 2014 to October 11, 2014