CIVL 410 Soil Mechanics
4 semester hours
Physical and mechanical properties of soil, consolidation, settlement of structures, shear strength, analysis of earth pressures, bearing capacity, slope stability, flow through porous media, and open-ended design problems.
Lecture, 3 hours; Laboratory, 3 hours.
University Core fulfilled: Flag: Writing.
Prerequisites: CIVL 200 and CIVL 310 .