Geotechnical Engineering Technology


Study of physical properties of soils related to engineering evaluations and designs, subsurface investigation methods, shear strength of soil, settlement and bearing capacity analyses for shallow foundations, slope stability factor-of-safety analyses, lateral earth pressures and analysis of retained-earth structures, and geosynthetics. Computer applications included. Fall Only.

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab

CET238 and MTH242