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G L E 330: Soil Mechanics

  • Catalog Description:
    Basic principles of soil mechanics and fundamentals of application in engineering practice; soil composition and texture; classification; permeability and seepage; consolidation; settlement; shear strength; lateral earth pressures; fundamentals of retaining structures, shallow and deep foundations, slope stability; sub-surface exploration; lab.  
  • Credits: 4
  • Prerequisites or Corequisites: EMA 303 or 304 or con reg
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