ENGCV231

Geotechnical Engineering 1

This paper covers basic concepts and principles governing the mechanical behaviour of soils, rocks and slopes, including the effective stress concept, shear strength of soils, and stability concepts. Field and laboratory work provide opportunity to learn practical skills and apply the knowledge gained.

This paper covers basic concepts and principles governing the mechanical behaviour of soils, rocks and slopes, including the effective stress concept, shear strength of soils, and stability concepts. Field and laboratory work provide opportunity to learn practical skills and apply the knowledge gained.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): ENGEN110 or ENGEN112 or ENGG110 or ENMP102
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): ERTH352 or EARTH313

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2021 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for ENGCV231. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Civil Engineering | Engineering | Environmental Engineering

Other available years: Geotechnical Engineering 1 - ENGCV231 (2020) , Geotechnical Engineering 1 - ENGCV231 (2019) , Geotechnical Engineering 1 - ENGCV231 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 16 September 2020 9:11am
Indicative fees current as of : 4 June 2020 3:25pm

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