Not currently available in 2020
UG Coursework Unit
Level of learning
Introduces fundamental aspects of urban road system design including layout, geometric requirements, safety considerations, pavement design, and pavement maintenance.
Geometric design of roads
Design of rigid pavements
Design of flexible pavements
Road drainage design
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||perform basic calculations related to analysis of road traffic|
|2||design a section of highway by appropriately applying geometric design, safety and pavement design principles|
|3||employ appropriate strategies for pavement maintenance.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
perform basic calculations related to analysis of road traffic
design a section of highway by appropriately applying geometric design, safety and pavement design principles
employ appropriate strategies for pavement maintenance.