Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2009. Search for this in the current handbook
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours of lectures, 10 hours of tutorials and 2 one-hour laboratory sessions |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||800-002 Engineering Systems Design 2 or 880-101 Natural Environments|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Sam Yuen
Dr Samuel Yuen
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Phone: +61 3 8344 6716
Earth Processes introduces physical earth processes and their engineering applications and implications. In particular, it concentrates on engineering relevant aspects of climate, water and soils and their interactions. Simplified modelling and relevant analytical techniques are introduced throughout the subject.
At the conclusion of this subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||A 2-hour written end-of-semester examination (50%), 4 assignments no more than 4000 words in total scheduled throughout the semester (40%), and 1 laboratory report of up to 1000 words (10%) . Students must pass both assignment and examination components to pass the subject.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject has replaced:
This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc (new degree only).
Bachelor of Engineering |
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Laws
Civil (Engineering) Systems |
Physical (Environmental Engineering) Systems
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