The course is intended to provide the practicing engineer with an overall view of the following topics: soil, mechanics, properties & behavior of the different types of soils, subsurface water rise, soil improvement techniques, & special construction problems.
Module 1: Overview of Soil Mechanics & Soil Exploration
Module 2: Types of Soil
Module 3: Local Geotechnical Problems
Module 4: Soil Improvement Techniques
Module 5: Special Construction Problems
Geotechnical engineers, structural design engineers, supervising construction engineers & survey engineers.