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Foundation of Structures

135FS01
Architecture and Construction

About this course

Basic design methods for shallow footings, piles, retaining structures, foundation pits, sheet pile walls, anchors and soil improvement. Principles of monitoring in foundation engineering. Use of Eurocode 7. Selected case histories.

Learning outcomes

Understanding of design methods for shallow footings, piles, retaining structures, foundation pits, sheet pile walls, anchors and soil improvement, principles of monitoring in foundation engineering

Course requirements

Soil Mechanics 1, Soil Mechanics 2

Activities

Lectures, seminars and self-study

Additional information

  • Credits
    ECTS 7
  • Contact hours per week
    6
  • Instructors
    Ing. Salák Jan CSc., doc. Ing. Záleský Jan CSc., Ing. Mgr. Valenta Jan Ph.D., Ing. Herza Jiří MSc., Ing. Kos Jan CSc., Ing. Jirásko Daniel Ph.D.
  • Mode of instruction
    Online - at a specific time
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Please note, for TalTech students there is an earlier deadline for applications - 18th June 2024

Offering(s)

  • Start date

    23 September 2024

    • Ends
      16 February 2025
    • Term *
      Winter 2024/2025
    • Instruction language
      English
    • Register between
      15 May - 29 Jul 2024
    Only 7 days to enrol
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These offerings are valid for students of TalTech (Estonia)