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Materials (Civil)

To introduce the fundamentals of geological and geomorphological processes and the properties and application of a range of civil engineering materials

Course Code DE4201
Level 4
Credits 15


Identify and describe the composition of minerals and rocks, and discuss soil and rock formation processes

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of physical and structural geology and interpret geological maps

Describe the causes and effects of earthquakes

Describe and evaluate the properties and applications of concrete, metals, timber and new materials in Civil Engineering

Delivered as part of the following programmes