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Course Title[Course Code]:Geotechnical Engineering[CVS 312]

Faculty: Engineering, Shoubra
Department: Civil Engineering
Program: Civil Engineering (Structural)
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(Third Year-First Semester)

Course Description:
In Introduction in geotechnical engineering – soil contents and its types – soil properties: natural properties – granular grading - Atterberg limits & texture – soil classification systems – soil permeability – effective stress – compression and Displacement – shear resistance – soil compaction: lab tests and ways of compaction in the site (taking in consideration applying Egyptian Code for soil mechanics)