Geotechnical Engineering Technology
Study of physical properties of soils related to engineering evaluations and designs, subsurface investigation methods, settlement and bearing capacity analyses for shallow foundations, flow net analyses for seepage estimates, slope stability factor-of-safety analyses, lateral earth pressures and design of retained-earth structures, soil stabilization methods, and geotextiles. Computer applications. 3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): CET238 and MTH242. Fall Only.