Advanced Soil Behaviour - CIVE97082
- To provide insight into the response of sands and clays under generalised loading conditions.
Mathematics I - CIVE40003
To introduce mathematics as a logical and structured discipline.
To ensure that all students acquire the mathematical knowledge and skills required for their First Year Civil Engineering course.
- To provide a basis for the more advanced mathematical techniques which are required in later years of the course.
Foundations - CIVE97076
- To build on the material covered in the autumn term, particularly the strength and deformation of soils, and introduce students to the design of shallow and deep foundations.
- To review the fundamentals of foundation analysis, in particular bearing capacity theory and foundation settlement analysis, and then to introduce students to the latest developments in foundation analysis and design.