APPSC Polytechnic Lecturers Civil Engineering Syllabus 2012

APPSC Government Polytechnic Lecturers Civil Engineering Syllabus 2012

APPSC Polytechnic Lecturers Notification 2012 has been released for filling up 133 Polytechnic Lecturers Civil Engineering vacancies in Government Polytechnic Colleges,Andhra Pradesh.Candidates who are desirous for Lecturer jobs in Government polytechnic colleges and satisfy eligibility criteria can apply online from 06-11-2012 to 06-12-2012. Check  Paper II Polytechnic Lecturers Civil Engineering Syllabus for Written Examination.

Scheme/Pattern of Written Examination

PART-A:Written Exam Subject Marks Questions Duration
Paper-1 General Studies & Mental ability 150 Marks 150 Qns. 150 Minutes
Paper-2 Concerned Subject 300 Marks. 150 Qns 150 Minutes
PART-B: ORAL TEST (Interview) 50 marks
Total 500 marks

Civil Engineering  Syllabus

Sending stresses and shear stresses in beams; Deflection and slope of beams; Combined bending and direct stresses; axially and eccentrically loaded columns; Close-Coiled and open-coiled; helical springs under axial load and axial twist; carriage springs; Analysis thin and thick cylinders; compound cylinders; Analysis of statically determinate plane trusses; method of joints and method of sections. Analysis of statically indeterminate beams; proposed canti-levers, fixed beams and continuous beams. Strain energy method, slope-deflection method, moment distribution method and Kaini’s method of analysis of indeterminate structures. Influence lines and moving loads on beams and simple bridge trusses.

Reinforced concrete, concrete technology, R.C.C. Design, working stress method and limit state method, Design of beams, Design of one-way and two-way slabs, design of axially loaded columns, design of continuous beams and slabs; Design of wall footings and isolated footings, combined footings, raft foundations, and retaining walls by limit state method, water tanks, Deck-slab and T-beam bridges by working stress method. Structural Steel – design of revetted and welded joints, design of tension members; Compression members, simple and compound beams. Design of plate girders, crane girders and roof-trusses. Elements of pre-stressed concrete.

Fluid properties; fluid static’s; fluid-flow concepts; Laminar and turbulent flow; steady and unsteady-flow, uniform and non-uniform flow; Fundamental EQUATIONS; CONTINUITY EQUATION; Euler’s equation of motion; Bernoulli’s equation, Analysis of liquid jets; flow through orifies and mouth pieces; radial flow, flow along a curved path; Momentum equation and applications; Moment of Momentum equation. Dimensional analysis and similitude; Viscous flow-laminar flow through circular pipes; velocity distribution in laminar flow. Turbulent flow in pipes, velocity distribution in turbulent flow; Flow measurement – pressure moment, velocity measurement and discharge measurement, venturimeter, Orifice, meter, notches and weins. Hydraulic machines; Turbines and pumps; basic equations; Orifice, performance, selection, specific speed.

Steady flow through open channels. Uniform flow in channels; Chezy and Manning’s formulae. Specific energy and critical depth. Hydraulic jump – Momentum equation for a hydraulic jump. Surface Water hydrology; Hydrologic cycle, hydrologic data- measurement of precipation, evaporation, transpiration, and infiltration. Runoff, determination of run-off. Steam gauging; floor-Studies, Hydrograph and unit hydrograph, flood routing. Ground water resources, Darcy’s law, Dupuits equation, yield of wells, recuperation test.

Chain surveying; compass surveying, plane table surveying; leveling and contouring, Minor instruments; Areas and Volumes; Theodolite surveying and traversing; Tachometry; Curve ranging; setting out works. Principles and uses of triangulation, hydrographic surveying, Arial photogrammetry and photo interpretation, remote sensing and electromagnetic distance measurement.

Physical properties of soils; identification and classification of soils; permeability and seepage; consolidation; shearing strength of soil; stability of earth slopes; site investigation and sub soil exploration. Stress distribution in soil; soil; compaction; lateral earth pressure and retaining walls; bearing capacity and shallow foundations; pile foundations; well foundations; Machine foundations.

Highway Engineering; classification of roads; highway alignment and surveys; geometric design of highways; elements of traffic engineering; highway materials and testing; elements of pavement design; construction and maintenance of earth gravel, W.B.M., bitumenous and concrete roads; highway drainage. Railway Engineering; engineering surveys for a new railway route, gauge and gauge problem; track components; ballast; sleepers; rails anrail fastenings; Station and station yards; requirements and requirement for station yards; signaling and inter locking. Elements of cross drainage works; causeways; culverts; bridges.

Water supply engineering; sources of water supply, conveyance of water, distribution systems; quality of water; treatment of water; filtration; dis-infection; methods of water treatment. Sanitary engineering; sewerage and sewage disposal; house fittings; design of sewers; characteristics of sewage, primary and secondary treatment of sewage’ methods of disposal of sewage.

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