Unit

School Of Engineering, Design And Built Environment

Engineering GeomechanicsWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 301001.3

Discipline: GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Samanthika Liyanapathirana


Equivalent Units
300485 - Foundation Engineering

Prerequisite
300732 Structural Analysis AND 300985 Soil Mechanics OR 300731 Soil Engineering

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Samanthika Liyanapathirana  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Ankit Agarwal  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
This unit will present the application of principles of soil mechanics to the solution of foundation and geotechnical problems including the evaluation of allowable bearing capacity of shallow and pile foundations, the stability of earth retaining structures and the stability of slopes.


Courses
3689.1Bachelor of EngineeringCONTINUING
3689.2Bachelor of EngineeringCONTINUING
3690.4Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours)CONTINUING
3728.1Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
3728.2Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
3728.3Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of BusinessCONTINUING
3728.4Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
3740.1Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)CONTINUING
3740.2Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)CONTINUING
3740.3Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)CURRENT
3740.4Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)CURRENT


Specialisations

KT3113.1CivilCONTINUING
KT3114.1ConstructionCONTINUING
KT3118.1CivilCURRENT
KT3135.1CivilCONTINUING
KT3136.1ConstructionCONTINUING
KT3143.1CivilCURRENT
KT3144.1ConstructionCONTINUING
KT3151.1ConstructionCONTINUING
KT3152.1ConstructionCURRENT
KT3159.1CivilCURRENT
KT3160.1ConstructionCONTINUING
KT3166.1ConstructionCURRENT
KT3167.1CivilCURRENT
KT3168.1ConstructionCURRENT




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