SEV217 - Engineering Geology and Surveying
|Year||2017 unit information|
2017 is the final offering of this unit
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Kali Prasad Nepal
SEP101 or SEB101
SEE010 or SEJ010
Campus: 2 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 2 x 3 hour field trips. Students must attend and participate in practical activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester.
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students must attend and participate in practical activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the particular scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.
Engineering geology and surveying knowledge is essential for locating, designing, constructing and managing any civil engineering infrastructures. To equip you with a valuable knowledge in and understanding of engineering geology and surveying, this unit covers basic surveying principles of linear and angular measurements, civil engineering applications of surveying: control surveys, topographical maps and roadway curves, minerals and rock forming processes, geological structures and soil profile development, engineering properties of rocks and subsurface exploration and site selection.
Examination 60%, surveying practical work report 20%, engineering geology problem solving exercises 20%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve an overall mark of at least 40% in the examination and a mark of at least 40% in the surveying practical work report.
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