ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

 

Subject: GEOL

Course Number : 0205

Course Title:  ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

Course Description:

Engineering Geology is the application of geologic data, techniques and principles to the study of naturally occurring rock and soil materials or subsurface groundwater, and petroleum fluids. The purpose is to assure that geologic factors affecting planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of engineering structures applied in civil engineering and petroleum engineering structures and development of groundwater resources used in fracing industry.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  GEOL 0101

Course Level: lower level