1. COURSE INFORMATION:
|Course ID||ENVE 264||Semester||4th|
|Course Modules||Instruction Hours per Week||ECTS|
|Lectures and Tutorials||4|
Th=2, E=2, L=0
|Course Type||Scientific area|
|The course is offered to Erasmus students||No|
|Course URL||https//www.eclass.tuc.gr/courses/MHPER233/ (in Greek)|
2. LEARNING OUTCOMES
The course introduces the students in the basic concepts of soil mechanics and physical and mechanical characteristics of soils. It also provides a description of the basic types of foundations, with emphasis on surface foundations. In addition, it includes a general overview of Eurocode 7 and basic themes and applications in the field of Geotechnical Engineering.
The main objective of the course is to educate students in understanding soil conditions and soil characteristics, so that they can be able to select the most appropriate way of dealing with related problems.
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:
3. COURSE SYLLABUS
4. INSTRUCTION and LEARNING METHODS - ASSESSMENT
|Lecture Method||Direct (face to face)|
Use of Information and Communication Technology
|Instruction Organisation||Activity||Workload per Semester|
|- Lectures - Theory||26|
|- Lectures – Methodology||26|
|- Projects (individual reports)||30|
|- Autonomous study||43|
Ι. Written final examination (70%): Solution of characteristic problems related to lesson themes.
ΙΙ. Individual Projects (30%).
5. RECOMMENDED READING