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CIV_ENV 352-0: Foundation Engineering

Quarter Offered

Winter : TTh 11:00-12:20 ; Finno

Prerequisites

CIV_ENV 250

Description

Application of soil mechanics to analysis and design of foundations and embankments. Settlement of structures, bearing capacities of shallow and deep foundations, earth pressures on retaining structures, and slope stability.

Textbook

Coduto, Donald P. Reinforced Concrete: Mechanics and Design. 2nd ed. Prentice Hall, 2000. ISBN 978-0135897065

Class Time:

3 hrs/wk

Course Outline, Outcomes and Goals