FAF3605 Underground Excavation in Rock 7.5 credits

Underjordisk schaktning i berg

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The course content include the most significant technical aspects of underground excavations in rock.

Intended learning outcomes *

After having completed the course, the student shall have a comprehensive understanding of the technical aspects that affect the possibilities for long-term sustainable construction of underground structures in rock.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Master of Science in civil engineering or similar, with a basic course in rock mechanics.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

The course literature is announced at the beginning of each course round.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

P, F

Examination *

  • PRO1 - Project work, 1.5 credits, Grading scale: P, F
  • TEN1 - Oral examination, 6.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Fredrik Johansson

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web FAF3605

Offered by

ABE/Soil- and Rock Mechanics

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Fredrik Johansson (fredrik.johansson@byv.kth.se)

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ABE/Soil- and Rock Mechanics