Analytical soil mechanics 787

Module code SGS 787
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

A research term paper will be prepared.

Solution of confined and unconfined seepage problems using the methods of fragments, finite differences and finite elements.  Numerical solutions of consolidation problems and secondary compression.  Slope stability analysis methods.  The point estimate method.  Monte Carlo simulation.

Module credits 24.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 20 Contact hours
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Civil Engineering
Period of presentation Year

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