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CIV_ENV 250-0: Introductory Soil Mechanics

Quarter Offered

Fall : MWF 10:00-10:50 (Lab: W 6:00-8:50) ; Buscarnera

Prerequisites

CIV_ENV 216

Description

Fundamental properties and behavior of soils as engineering materials. Origin of soils through the properties of soil components to the strength, permeability, and deformation of soil masses.

Notes:

Lab section required, No P/N

Class Time:

3 hr/wk + 3 hr/wk lab

textbook

Holtz, Robert D., et al. An Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering. 2nd ed. Pearson, 2011.

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