Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - 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 1 two-hour laboratory session |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:||800-002 Engineering Systems Design 2 or 880-101 Natural Environments|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||421-209 Geomechanics 1|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit |
CoordinatorDr Sam Yuen
ContactMelbourne School of Engineering
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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:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject has replaced 421-209 Geomechanics 1
This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc
Bachelor of Engineering |
Bachelor of Science
Civil (Engineering) Systems |
Master of Engineering (Civil)
Master of Engineering (Environmental)
Master of Engineering (Structural)
Physical (Environmental Engineering) Systems
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