soil mechanics


Thoroughly understand the characteristics of soil in relation to analysing the deformations of fluids within soil that supports man-made structures.

Alternative label

  • soil analysis

  • physical properties of soil

  • physical characteristics of soil

  • geotechnical engineering

  • soil behaviours

  • soil science

  • soil physics

  • soil characteristics

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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