SEN727 - Applied Rock Engineering
2024 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online|
For students enrolled in S460, S461, S462, S463, S465, S466, S467: SEV362 and 18 credit points or Unit Chair approval.
For students enrolled in S550, S652, S751, S752, S756, S757, S758, S759: Nil.
For students enrolled in courses outside of the School of Engineering: Unit Chair approval.
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
1 x 2 hour practical experience (studio) per week.
|Scheduled learning activities - online||
Online independent and collaborative learning including a 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.
This unit extends existing knowledge of geomechanics particularly in relation to the systematic design of excavations in rock. It explores the variability of rock masses and provides techniques engineers can use to develop and manage safe and efficient excavation designs.
To be eligible to obtain a pass in this units, students must achieve an overall mark of at least 50% in the presentation.
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