Credit points: 15
This is an introduction to transportation systems including road, rail, air and maritime transport and the interaction of these transporation systems. Aspects such as transport economics, traffic prediction and management, road and street location and geometry, design traffic, subgrade evaluation, pavement materials, design of flexible and rigid pavements, drainage, pavement construction methods and road maintenance will be covered including the initiation to specific software implemented in the geometric and structural design of roads.
FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering
Subject Co-ordinatorDaniela Ionescu
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Road Engineering Practice||Prescribed||Underwood, R T, 1995||MACMILLAN CO OF AUST.|
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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniela Ionescu
One 3.0 hours field trip per study period during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
Two 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|1 group report (equivalent to 500 words per student)||10|
|2 group design project (each equivalent to 750 words per student)||30|
|one 3-hour examination||60|