Study Programmes 2016-2017
Auscultation and repair of concrete structures
Duration :
56h Th, 2h Labo., 1d FW, 40h Proj.
Number of credits :
Inter-university certificate in the analysis and repair of concrete structures10
Lecturer :
Luc Courard, Thomas Gernay, Frédéric Michel, Stéphanie Staquet
Coordinator :
Luc Courard
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
- Stategy for structure managment and maintenance
- Pathologies of concrete
- Techniques for analysis
- Standards and quality assurance
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
To understand economical and technical impacts on infrastructure managment
To understand and to analyze the pathologies of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
To understand techniques for investigations on concrete structures
To be able to assess quality control of products and techniques
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Civil engineer, architect, industrial engineer, bachelor
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Case studies, site visits, ex cathedra courses, laboratory
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
In class room
Recommended or required readings :
Maintenance, entretien et réparation des structures en béton (Luc COURARD), Centrale des cours, ULg
Assessment methods and criteria :
Oral examination in front of a jury - case study
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Luc Courard
Phone: 32.4.366.93.50 Email:
Frédéric Michel
Phone: 32.4.366.92.37 Email: