BCN3225C Soil Mechanics and Foundations

This course provides a basic understanding of the origin, composition and structure of soils, and how soil materials influence construction operations. The construction of different types of foundations and haul roads will be discussed. Students will learn methods of analysis and the interpretation of geotechnical reports. Testing of soils for construction quality control and assurance applications will be introduced and conducted as part of lab exercises. Students must complete this course with a grade of "C" or higher. Lab fee required.

Prerequisites: BCN 2230 and BCN 2231 with a grade of "C" or higher.

Terms Typically Offered:Spring

Full Session
Sep 11 to Dec 9
Online - 1 class available
Remote  - 1 class available
Remote classes meet virtually via live video for lectures and discussion. Students attend virtual classes on set days and times.
702306:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.T09/11 - 12/09---KoMore Info
BCN3225C Soil Mechanics and Foundations (70230) Fall 2023

Required Textbook

Soils In Construction

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 6TH 19
 $79.95 New
 $59.96 Used
 $58.35 New
 $40.00 Used
E-book rental:
Room: OnlineProfessor: Ko

Online class with remote live lectures. See class schedule for required meeting times. Computer with webcam and microphone & Internet access required. Log in to Canvas as soon as the term begins to access your course. Students who do not log into their course by the end of add/drop may be withdrawn from the class. Simply logging in to an online class does not count as attendance. Students must engage in an academically related activity and provide weekly activity reports. Class utilizes proctored exams. Proctored exams require remote proctoring software or use of testing center. PC or Mac with webcam and microphone required for remote proctoring. Virtual meetings on 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5

Online- no classes available
Learn fully online on your own schedule. You do not need to log in to class at a specific time, but you do need to submit assignments and complete exams as required by your instructor.
Altamonte Springs  - no classes available
Heathrow  - no classes available
Lee Campus at Oviedo  - no classes available
Sanford/Lake Mary  - no classes available

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.