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Engineering Geology

Description

At the end of this course the students will be able to understand the importance of geological knowledge such as earth, earthquake, volcanism and to apply this knowledge in projects such as dams, tunnels, bridges, roads, airport and harbor.

What Will I Learn?

  • Will be able to understand the importance of geological knowledge such as earth, earthquake, volcanism and the action of various geological agencies.
  • Will get basics knowledge on properties of minerals.
  • Gain knowledge about types of rocks, their distribution and uses.
  • Will understand the methods of study on geological structure.
  • Will understand the application of geological investigation in projects such as dams, tunnels, bridges, roads, airport and harbor

Topics for this course

5 Lessons50h

ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

Lesson 1-PHYSICAL GEOLOGY
Lesson 2-MINEROLOGY
Lesson 3-PETROLOGY
Lesson 4-STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICAL METHODS
Lesson 5-APPLICATION OF GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS

About the instructor

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518 Courses

2 students

Free

Material Includes

  • Varghese, P.C., Engineering Geology for Civil Engineering Prentice Hall of India Learning Private Limited, New Delhi, 2012.
  • Venkat Reddy. D. Engineering Geology, Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Lt, 2010.
  • Gokhale KVGK, "Principles of Engineering Geology", B.S. Publications, Hyderabad 2011.
  • Chenna Kesavulu N. "Textbook of Engineering Geology", Macmillan India Ltd., 2009.

Requirements

  • B.E/Diploma Students Can Purse this Course

Target Audience

  • All Engineering Students Can Participate