Academic Catalog

CVE366 FOUNDATION ENGINEERING I

Course Code: 3640366
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer Dr. ONUR PEKCAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3640363
The course set above should be completed before taking CVE366 FOUNDATION ENGINEERING I .

Course Content

Site investigations, retaining structures, excavations, dewatering, shallow foundation design, bearing capacity, settlement, stress distribution in soils, initial settlement, consolidation settlement, permissible settlement, deep foundation design, bearing capacity, settlement, types of piles, ground improvement.