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Geotechnical Engineering 1

To introduce the fundamentals of soil composition, the engineering properties of soils, and site investigation procedures

Course Code DE5207
Level 5
Credits 15


Describe soil composition and calculate soil phase ratios

Determine basic engineering properties of soils

Classify soils in the field and from laboratory results

Describe and evaluate methods to improve the engineering properties of soils

Plan geotechnical site investigations and interpret the results

Delivered as part of the following programmes