This course explores the fundamentals of geology applied to construction engineering problems. Topics include rock and mineral types, soil properties, rock mechanics, geologic structures, active tectonics and earthquake hazards, slope stability and landslides, groundwater, rivers and flood hazards. Instruction is conducted through lecture and field trips..
Course ID: GEOL 312
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