872309 Engineering geology - introduction

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Zangerl, Christian , Scholly, Magdalena
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


Introduction into the field of applied geology with particular focus on engineering geology and natural hazards

Previous knowledge expected

Basics in geology

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

•Overview of applied geology including numerous case studies
•Insight into geological, geomechanical and hydrogeological processes and their interaction
•Knowledge about sit investigation and monitoring methods
•Methods for geological site characterisation and development of geological models
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