Kursnamn Soil Construction
Kursdatum 02.09.2022 - 31.08.2023
Yrkeshögskolan Oulun ammattikorkeakoulu
Kursens språk Engelska
Studiepoäng 5 SP

Bransch Teknologi HUB
Lärare Jarmo Erho
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Anmälningstid 15.08.2022 - 31.07.2023
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Soil Construction

02.09.2022 - 31.08.2023



The student knows the most important properties of soil in soil transfer work as well as the influences of working conditions on performing the work. The student knows the legislation related to extractable land resources. The student knows the principles of work planning and is able to dimension the needed machine combinations and knows the aspects of environmental protection. The student knows the basics of basic geodetic measurements and geodesy basic accounting. The student knows the methods of measurement used in construction and for basics work machine automation.


Properties of different soils. Soil construction properties. Volume terms of soil materials. Machine capacity in soil construction. Measurements in soil construction and machine automation. Soil construction machinery and transport. Compacting. Soil construction work environmental considerations.

A project work from the construction site. Eg. a quality plan, quality assurance plan, project plan, technical work plan etc. Presentation of the project work.


No prerequisites needed.



Average of exams + assessment of project work.

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