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Course Details in 2021/22 Session

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Module Title LM Geotechnical Asset Management
SchoolSchool of Engineering
Department Civil Engineering
Module Code 04 30590
Module Lead Professor Nigel Cassidy
Level Masters Level
Credits 20
Semester Semester 1
Restrictions None
Description This module aims to develop broader skills and knowledge of asset management of geotechnical structures. This modules covers the following:
(1) Introduction to asset management
(2) Introduction to risk management
(3) Introduction to limit states for geotechnical assets
(4) Introduction to types of geotechnical asset and consideration of asset management procedures used to manage these assets

Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • Evaluate and critically apprise the asset management process for geotechnical assets
  • Appreciate and critically appraise the use of management approaches to control the performance of the geotechnical asset to ensure that the limit state conditions are met
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams dealing with complex problems and tight deadlines
Assessment 30590-01 : Coursework : Coursework (100%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Assessments: 100% Coursework
Reassessment: 100% coursework
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