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Engineering Site Investigation

To introduce the fundamentals of soil composition, the engineering properties of soils, and site investigation procedures.

Course Code MG5009
Level 5
Credits 15


  • Describe soil composition and calculate soil phase ratios.
  • Determine basic engineering properties of soils.
  • Classify soils in the field and from laboratory results.
  • Describe and evaluate methods to improve the engineering properties of soils.

  • Plan geotechnical site investigations and interpret the results.