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AGC 174 Soils II ST
Credit Hours:  .5
Effective Term: Spring 2009
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: .5 lecture
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F

Description: Classification methods, factors affecting classification, soil density and compaction requirements.

Prerequisites: Must be sponsored by an AGC Contractor


Recommendations: Developed by the AGC Training Committee

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Analysis Level) Select from a list types of compacting equipment per compaction requirements.
2. (Knowledge Level) Name the basic types of soil specification requirements used in construction.
3. (Knowledge Level) Name the basic soil stabilization methods.
4. (Knowledge Level) Identify the main characteristics for soil classification.
5. (Comprehension Level) Explain why soil classifications are important to heavy equipment operations.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
1. Successfully complete second half of Soils I Module Examination #22107 and first half of Soils II Module Examination # 22207 with a score of at least 70%at the end of class.
2. Safely perform all tasks according to applicable OSHA standards.