For the Fall Term 2020, we are offering online and remote courses.  Remote courses show a day and time, and will meet virtually via live video. A limited number of labs, math, nursing, public safety programs, performing arts, automotive, HVAC, plumbing, and some language courses will resume on campus and are notated in the course schedule.


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. Lab fee required.

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

Terms Typically Offered: Spring
Credits: 3.00

Full Session
Sep 14 to Dec 12
Online E Learning - 1 class available
Traditional online courses with no set meeting times. See More Info for each section for more details.
70856------09/14 - 12/12---Vargas MirandaMore Info
BCN3225C Soil Mechanics and Foundations (70856) Fall 2020

Required Textbook

Soils In Construction

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Edition:6TH 19
Buy:$74.95 New
$56.20 Used
Rent:$50.95 New
$35.25 Used
E-book rental:$37.50
Room: OnlineProfessor: Vargas Miranda

Online class. Computer & 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soon as the term begins to access your course Students who do not log into their course by the end of add/drop may be withdrawn from the class.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.

Distance Remote Online - no classes available
Altamonte Springs - no classes available
Heathrow - no classes available
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.

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