NIT Surathkal Syllabus Introduction to Civil Engineering
CV240 INTRODUCTION TO CIVIL ENGINEERING (1-0-0) 1
Need for infrastructural development in country’s economic growth, Role of Civil Engineers in Society,
outstanding accomplishments of the profession, Future trends. Civil Engg. projects, Techno-economic
considerations, project failures and their causes, case studies (talk by professionals).
Whither Civil Engineering, The Institution of Civil Engineers, Thomas Telford, London