civl6027 - Postgraduate Curriculum _ Course Title:...

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Postgraduate Curriculum __________________________________________________________________________________________ Course Title: Foundation engineering Course Code: CIVL6027 Lecturer(s): Dr. J. Yang / Dr. A.T. Yeung Year: 2005-06 Level: M.Sc. Lecture Hours: 32.5 hours Tutorial Hours: Laboratory Hours: Examination Hours: 2 hours Other Hours: - Pre-requisite: Co-requisite: Course Objectives To provide students with current “state-of-the-art” knowledge in relation to foundation analysis, design, and construction. Course Syllabus Calendar Entry Introduction to foundation engineering; shallow foundations; bearing capacity; stress distribution and settlements; deep foundations; pile installation and construction control; pile load tests; inspection of deep foundations; foundation on slopes. Course Contents Introduction to Foundation Engineering 2.5 hours Ground Investigation and Geological Model Assessment 2.5 hours Foundation Design Concepts 2.5 hours Shallow Foundation: 10.0 hours Bearing Capacity Assessment Stress Distribution and Settlement Analysis Deep Foundations: 15.0 hours Types and Classification of Deep Foundations Analysis of Single Piles Analysis of Pile Groups Pile Load Tests Special Design and Construction Considerations
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2012 for the course CIVIL 6049 taught by Professor Can'tremember during the Spring '12 term at HKU.

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