Fundamental principles of structural mechanics as they are applied to the design and selection of structural components in residential and commercial building. Topics include how loads and stresses are determined, the proper use of tables to size and select structural members, and how the construction manager can assist the engineer in the solution of structural problems.  3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): BCM270 and MTH230 and PHS115. Fall Only.