About the course
Introduction to Geological hazards and environmental impact; Importance of Geological Structures in Civil Engineering; Criteria for site selection of dams and tunnels; Active faults and its related hazard in India; Tsunami: Causes and hazard; Landslides: cause, classification, Land subsidence; Floods: Fluvial Landforms, drainage pattern, river morphology, hydrology and types of floods, and flood hazard; Mapping, monitoring and management of geological hazards.
Course url: https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/noc17_ce13
Course duration : 4 weeks
Start date and end date of course: 23 January 2017 - 17 February 2017
Date of exam : 26 Mar 2017
Time of exam : Shift 1: 9am-12noon; Shift 2: 2pm-5pm
Any one shift can be chosen to write the exam for a course
Final List of exam cities will be available in exam registration form.
Registration url - Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
Exam Fee: The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee of approximately Rs 1000 needs to be paid.
E-Certificate will be given to those who register and write the
exam and score greater than or equal to 40% final score.
Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup. It will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Kanpur. It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc.