CA2811 - Soils & Foundations II

This course will build on the knowledge acquired in CA2810 and will introduce the learner to the field of Geotechnical Design. Learners will be required to determine and analyse the effects of soil properties on bearing capacity, slope stability of soils, consolidation, and settlement. Aspects covered include: shallow foundations, pile capacity and design, foundation settlement, and slope stability.

Prerequisite(s): CA2810

This course is offered in the following programs:
Civil Engineering Technology (Co-op)