Academic Catalog

GEOE105 INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

Course Code: 5640105
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 0(2-0)
ECTS Credit: 3.0
Department: Geological Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. HASAN YAZICIGL
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The Earth and its crust. Economic resources of the crust. Geological hazards (earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides), Hydrologic environment. Opportunities in Geological Engineering. Engineering ethics and professional responsibilities.