University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Jan 27, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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CEE 475 - Principles of Earthquake Engineering Analysis

(3 units)
Seismic sources; seismicity; risk analysis; dynamic soil properties; site classification; site effects; selection of design ground motions; response spectra; geo-hazards evaluation and mitigation; liquefaction; seismic design and design codes.

Prerequisite(s): MATH 285  with a “C” or better; CEE 372  or GPH 333 .

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
2. apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, economic factors.
3. recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental.
4. acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

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