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CIV2901 Geology and Geomechanics Practice

Units : 0
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 030911 - Geotechnical Engineering

Requisites

Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: ENG1901 and CIV2403

Synopsis

The course includes practice modules covering aspects of Geology and Geomechanics. Practice requirements for each module include laboratory work in a team environment, field excursions and the preparation of individual reports on these practice activities. The geological field excursion provides the student with specialised instruction on the identification and the engineering significance of geological features. Students will be required to carry out soil tests to Australian standards to gauge various engineering properties of soils.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 External
Semester 2, 2016 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2016 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 3, 2016 External