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Soil Mechanics

Credits: 3
Course Number: 10-607-128

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Course Description

10-607-128 SOIL MECHANICS of soil, properties/characteristics of soil, soil classification systems, subsurface exploration, foundations, moisture-density relationships, soil compaction, and groundwater. (Corequisite: 10-807-195, College Algebra w/Apps)

Course Typically Offered

  • Spring

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How can I use this course to achieve my career goals?

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What will I learn?

  1. Identify the origins of soil
  2. Characterize the properties of soil
  3. Classify soils in accordance to soil classification systems
  4. Discuss methods of subsurface exploration
  5. Define foundation systems by need and function
  6. Analyze soil moisture-density relationships
  7. Discuss foundation subgrade observations and testing
  8. Summarize groundwater conditions
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Class Number: 21395

Green Bay Campus
Spring 2024
Green Bay Campus Room ET121, Green Bay Campus Room BC103
3/20/2024 - 5/14/2024
M, Tu, W, Th — 7:30 AM - 10:20 AM