NCKU Curriculum Map
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FOUNDATION ENGINEERING

1. Introduction2. SubsoilexplorationBoring methodCommon methods of samplingOther in-situ testsRock coringSoil exploration3. Lateral Earth Pressure and Retaining wallEarth pressure at restRankines active and passive earth pressureCoulombs earth pressureLateral earth pressures in partially cohesive soils Effects of surcharge loadsStability f retaining wall Flexible retaining structure4. Bearing capacity for Shallow Foundations Terzaghis bearing capacity equationsEffect of water table Factors of safetyGeneral bearing capacity equation Shallow fundation on layered soil5. Settlement of Shallow FundationsElastic settlementConsolidation settlementReasons of settlement6. Pile Fundationypes of pileEstimation of pile capacityGroup pilesPile loading testsNegtative skin friction7. Slope Stability Stabilityof infinite slopes Analysis of finite slope with circular failure failureSlice methodA case history of slope failure

Course Goal
A. Develop knowledge and experience in the application of resources engineering principles for the exploitation of earth's resources
B. Develop knowledge and experience ensure prudent and provident use of resources in a sustainable global society.
Course Principle Literacy and Competence
[Competence]
  • Ability of using the basic science (mathematics, science, engineering) knowledge
  • NO
  • Ability of engineering Practice
  • NO
  • Ability of planning and execution for theses
  • NO
  • To realize the importance of engineering ethics
  • NO
  • Ability of the integration of resources system
  • NO
    Courses of Recent Years
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    0108/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0107/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0105/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0103/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0101/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0100/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi
    0099/2 E433800 [RE3104]FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 3.0 N Chen, Chao-Shi