civl6039 - Postgraduate Curriculum _ Course Title: Slope...

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Postgraduate Curriculum _________________________________________________________________________________________ Course Title: Slope stability and earth retaining structures Course Code: CIVL6039 Lecturer(s): Dr. V.K.S. Li 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 gain an in-depth understanding of the behaviour and design principles for slopes and retaining structures. Course Syllabus Calendar Entry Slope engineering in Hong Kong; classification of slopes and earth retaining structures; rainfall and groundwater; construction of geological models for slopes and walls; slope stability analysis methods; design of cut and fill slopes; slope construction and monitoring; slope management and maintenance; design of retaining walls; reinforced earth; soil nailing; tied-back supports; rock slope stabilization measures; surface drainage and protection. Course Contents
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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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