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as of 7/3/2020

FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOTECHNICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectChemical Engineering
Number & Suffix: 101
Full UC Title: FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOTECHNICS 
Transcript Title: GEOTECHNICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course focuses on geotechnical mechanics and associated soil behavior, including basic engineering geology, characteristics of soils, soil compaction, the principle of effective stress, shear strength of soils, the concept of critical state modeling, permeability, seepage problems, ground settlement and consolidation. The laboratory section consists of five different experiments. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: FUNDAMENTALS OF GEOTECHNICS 
Partner University Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering 
Partner University Course Number: CIVL3730