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CAE 221 - Engineering Geology

Course Title: 

Engineering Geology

Course Description: 

Geology and its relationship to civil engineering; minerals; rocks; soil formation; geologic structure; groundwater hydraulics; frost action in soils, landslides, shoreline erosion, bluff instability; earthquakes; air photo interpretation, soil and rock mechanics in relation to engineering geology; subsurface exploration; dams, reservoirs, tunnels; case-history illustrations.

Credit: 

(2-2-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None