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New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering    
  Feb 20, 2018
2013-2014 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CE-UY 3153 Geotechnical Engineering

3 Credits
This course covers: Introduction to soil mechanics and foundation engineering, including origin of soils; phase relationships; classification of soils; permeability; effective stress; seepage; consolidation; shear strength; slope stability; and bearing capacity.

Prerequisite(s): CE-UY 2123  and CE-UY 2213  or equivalents.
Weekly Lecture Hours: 2 | Weekly Lab Hours: 3 | Weekly Recitation Hours: 0

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