Rationale/Course Description

 

The course examines the influence of soil structures on the design of foundations for building and other structures

Objectives/Aims

  • To introduce students to the basic concepts of geotechnical engineering
  • To equip the student with basic knowledge geotechnical tests on soils and rocks.
  • To train the student in basic designs for shallow and deep foundations, and retaining walls.
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CIV 1104 Elements of Geotechnical Engineering DOC PDF PS
CIV 1104 Elements of Geotechnical Engineering