Future University In Egypt (FUE)

EngineeringPrograms

Future University In Egypt

Find Your Programs

Foundation of Concrete Structures

Course Code : FCS 001

Course Hours : 15 hours

PREQ: N/A

Course Description

The course covers the fundamentals of the analysis and design of concrete structures including: physical and mechanical properties of underneath soil, analysis and design of shallow foundations with its different types (isolated, combined, raft, etc.….), analysis and design of deep foundations with its different types (piers, piles, diaphragm walls, etc.…) and foundations subjected to vibration loads.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the site investigations used to measure the required physical and mechanical properties of soil layers
  • Understand the soil structure interaction in an easy way
  • Analyze different types of shallow foundations
  • Design different types of shallow foundations
  • Realize the need of deep foundation via the nature of soil layers
  • Carryout fundamental steps necessary for the analysis and design of deep foundations
  • Be familiar with the analysis and design of foundation subjected to vibration loads

Date

© 2021 All Rights Reserved. Future University in Egypt (FUE)