Course detail

Design of Pavements Regarding Security and Environment

FAST-XM002Acad. year: 2019/2020

Types of traffic in agglomeration, pavement design concept in agglomeration with regard to traffic safety, traffic calming in agglomeration, pavement management in cities with regard to disabled persons with reduced mobility, pavement design concept of roads in cities, the usage of secondary materials and tar binder issue, traffic environmental aspects, EIA assessment procedure, skid resistance characteristics, traffic accident rate, usage of GIS, traffic noise emissions, design manuals and software – the capacity evaluation, safety and overall geometrical design of roads in critical situations, traffic safety of urban mass transport, road safety audit and traffic safety.

Department

Institute of Road Structures (PKO)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of road design and construction, technologies of road construction.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Types of traffic in agglomeration
2. Pavement design concept in agglomeration with regard to traffic safety
3. Traffic calming in agglomeration
4. Pavement management in cities with regard to disabled persons with reduced mobility
5. Pavement design concept of roads in cities
6. The usage of secondary materials and tar binder issue
7. Traffic environmental aspects, EIA assessment procedure
8. Skid resistance characteristics, traffic accident rate, GIS
9. Traffic noise emissions
10. Design manuals and software – the capacity evaluation, safety and overall geometrical design of roads in critical situations
11. Traffic safety of urban mass transport
12. Road safety audit
13. Road safety audit and traffic safety

Aims

Not applicable.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-C-MI Master's

    branch X , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning