Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Soil Mechanics JEL301 5 3 + 0 3

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Applied Geology Department
Instructors Assist.Prof. İBRAHİM BUZKAN
Goals Description and classification of soils and to solve an engineering problems related with soil mechanics
Contents Classification, description and physical properties of soils. Laboratuary works on physical properties of soils.Definition and research methods on sliding, bearing and settlement in engineering structure. Calculationof pressure, stresses and stresses distribution in soil formation. Description of mechanical properties of soils and calculating sliding, bearing capacity and settlement.Description and processing of soils and their transport and deposite properties.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Soil description and importance in geology,
2 Laboratuary works in soil mechanics
3 Sliding, bearing and settlement problem in engineering structure,
4 Mechanical properties of soils.
5 Knowing of hysical properties of soils

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Face-to-face
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam, final