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Course Unit Title : Hydraulic and Mechanical Properties of Unsaturated Soils
Course Unit Code : 01INS6104
Type of Course Unit : Optional
Level of Course Unit : Second Cycle
Year of Study : Preb
Semester : 255.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 6,00
Name of Lecturer(s) :
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : Understanding to saturated and unsaturated soil concepts
Problems of unsaturated soil and solutions
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Scope of unsaturated soils, phases of unsaturated soils, Volume-mass relations, Soil suction and methods of suction measure, Permeability of unsaturated soil, One-dimensional consolidation and swelling, Shear strength, Plastic and limit equilibrium
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals :
Course Aims : To develop an understanding of some basic principles of Hydraulic and Mechanical Properties of Unsaturated Soils

WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook :
Additional Resources :
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
Exams :
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
14 3 42  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
14 3 42  
Homeworks :
4 15 60  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 15 15  
Finals :
1 15 15  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
174  
Course's ECTS Credit :
6      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
1 60
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
4 40
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
100
The ratio of the term to success :
40
The ratio of final to success :
60
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Introduction, Description of soil due to saturation
 
2 Index properties of unsaturated soil
 
3 Soil suction and component of suction
 
4 Suction measurement methods ( Saykrometers, Thermal matrix measurement, Pressure plates, Filter paper methods)
 
5 Permeability of unsaturated soil
 
6 Measurement of hydraulic parameters (state flow methods, unstate flow methods )
 
7 Measurement of hydraulic parameters in field
 
8 Consolidation and swelling
 
9 Determination of swelling
 
10 Saturation curves and compaction curves
 
11 Swelling tests at compacted soils
 
12 Shear Strength of unsaturated soils
 
13 Plastic and limit equilibrium
 
14 General Assessment