Foundation Engineering (CE 328) Course Details

Course Name: Foundation Engineering
Code: CE 328
Pre-requisite Course(s): CE 311 Soil Mechanics
Objective: This course provides an introduction to the basic principles of foundation engineering. Students will also gain experience in: site investigation methods and the assessment of data obtained from these methods, design of shallow foundations, retaining structures and bearing capacity of single pile.
Content: Geotechnical properties of soils, subsurface investigations, shallow foundations, mat foundations, lateral earth pressures, retaining structures, sheet piles, braced cuts, pile foundations, drilled shafts and soil improvement.
Term: Spring
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
Course File: Course File
ECTS: 5.5