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Course No: CIVE.3300-011; SIS Class Nbr: 1275; SIS Term: 3040
Course Status: Open
Development of the fundamental principles of soil mechanics as utilized in soil and foundation engineering. Topics include: classification, index properties, strength and stress-strain behavior, effective stress principle, permeability, flow and consolidation. Introduction to basic soil mechanics laboratory practice.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: Pre and Co-requisites: CIVE.3100 (pre-requisite), CIVE.3330 (co-requisite), and CIVE.3010 or MECH.3810 or CHEN.3030 (co-requisite)
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes: Virtual Classroom Course
- Core Codes: VRCL
- Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
- Instructor: John Ting
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- M,W | 1:00 PM-4:20 PM EDT
- Summer 2021: May 17 to Jun 28
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Tuition: $1020
- Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.
Friday Class Meetings for Virtual And On-Campus Courses
Unless otherwise noted above
Summer Start I M/W classes begin on Monday May 17 and include 3 FRIDAYS: May 21, June 4 and June 18 at the regularly scheduled hours.
Summer Start I T/Th classes begin on Tuesday, May 18 and include 2 FRIDAYS: May 28 and June 11 at the regularly scheduled hours.
Summer Start II M/W classes begin on Wednesday, July 7 and include 2 FRIDAYS: July 9 and July 23 at the regularly scheduled hours.
Summer Start II T/Th classes begin on Tuesday, July 6 and include 2 FRIDAYS: July 16 and July 30 at the regularly scheduled hours.
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