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CIE 438LEC - Adv Foundation Des & Con
Adv Foundation Des & Con 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   13751   Enrollment Capacity:   20
Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   4
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   16
Dates:   01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   M W F , 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Room:   Baldy 110 view map
Location:   North Campus      
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisites: Pre-Requisite: CIE 435; Civil Engineering Majors Only.
  Course Description
Site investigation, problem identification, and design of earth structures and foundation for small and large buildings and bridges in real-world setting. Plan site investigation. Identify, interpret, and approximate relevant soil properties for design analyses. Design shallow, mat, and deep foundations (including bearing capacity, settlements, lateral loads and driveability analyses), slopes, embankments, earth retaining systems, and ground improvement (consolidation, densification, reinforcement, soil nailing, anchors), as necessary for a given real-world project. Team work, Technical design report writing and oral presentations.
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