BRC582 Special Course of Geotechnical Engineering

Code BRC582
Name Special Course of Geotechnical Engineering
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Civil Engineering
Academic staff Kaspars Bondars, Edmunds Šķēle
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Course is aimed on deep foundation design and construction influence analyse on existing infrastructure. In course calculation methodologies are presented and calculation work performed. Strength and deformation limit states are observed. Tunnelling technologies are observed..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Student is able calculate earth retaining structures. In calculation work soil and structure interaction is analysed. Is able to analyse of tunnelling execution affect on existing infrastructure.
Learning outcomes
and assessment

Course prerequisites Engineering geology, Structural mechanics, Mathematics, Strength of materials, Basic Course of Geotechnics

[Extended course information PDF]