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Learning Path

Non-Linear: Random Order

About the Course

Course Description

This course provides students with cocept of Geology in civil engineering, Structure of earth and its composition, Weathering of rocks, Landforms and processes associated with river, wind, groundwater and sea, Ground water, Relevance to civil engineering, Physical properties of minerals, Engineering properties of rocks and Study of structures of Folds, Faults and Joints

Objectives 

1.Will familiarize about Geological maps

2.Will demonstrate Relevance to civil engineering

3.Will develop Remote sensing for civil engineering applications

Prerequisite

There is no particular prerequisite to learn Fundamentals of Engineering Geology you will be able to do very well, if you have these basic skills: 

1. Good Analytics Skills

2. Good Understanding Skills

3. Good Communication Skills

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Course Study Materials
Module 1: PHYSICAL GEOLOGY
  • 1.1 Geology in civil engineering
  • 1.2 Structure of earth and its composition
  • 1.3 Weathering of rocks
  • 1.4 Landforms and processes associated with river, wind, groundwater and sea
  • 1.5 Ground water
  • 1.6 Relevance to civil engineering
  • 1.7 Earth quakes
  • PHYSICAL GEOLOGY - ASSESSMENT 10 Questions
Module 2: MINEROLOGY
  • 2.1 Physical properties of minerals
  • 2.2 Pyroxene
  • 2.3 Amphibole – hornblende
  • 2.4 Calcite
  • MINEROLOGY - ASSESSMENT 10 Questions
Module 3: PETROLOGY
  • 3.1 Classification of rocks
  • 3.2 Engineering properties of rocks
  • 3.3 Basalt
  • 3.4 Laterite
  • 3.5 Slate
  • PETROLOGY - ASSESSMENT 10 Questions
Module 4: STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICAL METHODS
  • 4.1 Geological maps
  • 4.2 Study of structures of Folds, Faults and Joints
  • 4.3 Relevance to civil engineering
  • STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICAL METHODS - ASSESSMENT 10 Questions
Module 5: APPLICATION OF GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS
  • 5.1 Remote sensing for civil engineering applications
  • 5.2 Reservoirs
  • 5.3 Hydrogeological investigations and mining
  • APPLICATION OF GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS - ASSESSMENT 10 Questions
FINAL ASSESSMENT
  • FINAL ASSESSMENT 20 Questions

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  • Students are required to take online assessments with eProctoring.
  • Students will be assessed both at the end of each module and at the end of the Course.
  • Students scoring a minimum of 50% in the assessments are considered for Certifications
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Registration opens on 04-02-2019

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Course Enrollment

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Course starts on 07-05-2021

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You have completed 6 hours of learning for 25-07-2021. You can continue learning starting 26-07-2021.

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Fundamentals of Engineering Geology