Fundamental geology for Civil Engineers: The Rock Cycle Structure and geological history of the Earth, surface geological processes, structural geology, geologic maps and their interpretation. Engineering geology - topics and concepts: Principles of rock mechanics, engineering properties of rocks, the stability of slopes and cuttings, industrial rocks and minerals, hydrogeology, geotechnical investigation, engineering seismology, dams and reservoirs. Field trips, tutorial sessions.

Course Code: 
 Level 1
 3 Credits
 Semester 2