CNST 4310 - Site & Building Foundations

Description
The course gives an overview of the difference and correlation between soil mechanics and foundations engineering. Soil mechanics is the branch of engineering that involves the study of the properties of soils and their behaviors under stress and strain in idealized conditions. Foundation engineering is the application of the principles of soil mechanics in the planning, design and construction of foundations for buildings, highways, dams and so forth. This course presents a detailed look into soil properties and foundations design. Prerequisites: CNST 3335. Lab fee: $2
Credits
3
Attributes
Engineering Program, College of Science & Tech, Stephenville
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Offered
TuTh, Tu, Th, M
Avg. Class Size
21
Avg. Sections
3