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Module Detailed Information for [CE3116]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 1
Correct as at 22 Sep 2018 05:00

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Module Information
Module Code :
CE3116 IVLE
Module Title : Foundation Engineering
Module Description : This is an introductory module in foundation engineering. The topics covered include site investigation and interpretation of soil reports, shallow foundations and deep foundations. Students will learn how to use simple foundations to distribute vertical loads from the superstructure to the underlying soil formation without overstressing the soil (more complex loading modes to be discussed in advanced modules). Students are taught the interpretation of site investigation report, derivation of relevant design soil properties, selection of sensible foundation type, and verification of capacity and settlement requirements.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 26-11-2018 PM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : CE2112
Preclusion : TCE3116
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 3-0-0-1-6
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week


Lecture Time Table
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom
01 LECTUREEVERY WEEKMONDAY17001800LT2,
01 LECTUREEVERY WEEKWEDNESDAY9001100LT2,

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
01 TUTORIALEVERY WEEKTHURSDAY16001700EA-06-04,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
02 TUTORIALEVERY WEEKTHURSDAY17001800EA-06-04,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
03 TUTORIALEVERY WEEKWEDNESDAY11001200E1-06-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
04 TUTORIALEVERY WEEKWEDNESDAY12001300E1-06-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].





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