2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
    Aug 14, 2018  
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CIV* K200 - Soils °


1 CREDIT HOUR
Prerequisite: MAT* K186 .
Corequisite: CIV* K201 .
The principles of soil mechanics are identified as a basis for discussing and implementing the fundamentals and applications of geotechnical sub-surface exploration, analysis, and design. These include recognizing soil composition, texture, and classification; understanding permeability and seepage, consolidation, settlement, and shear strength; and applying concepts in lateral earth pressures, fundamentals of retaining structures, shallow and deep foundations, and slope stability.



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