Soils and Foundations

This course presents an overview of soil as a construction material using both analysis and testing procedures. Topics include index properties, classification, stress analysis, compressibility, compaction, dewatering, excavation, stabilization, settlement, and foundations. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic soil tests and analyze engineering properties of soil.

  • Prerequisite: Take One: EGR 250, EGR 251, or MEC 210
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours3
Lab Hours3
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours3