Practical Applications in Road Construction
FAST-BM052OptionalBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2017/2018Summer semester4. year of study4 credits
Design of road. Horizontal and vertical geometry (situation, longitudinal profiles), typical sections (category width, superelevation, road widening in curves).
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Students get familiarized with specialised CAD softwares. They are able to design details of traffic solution both in rural and urban area.
Mode of delivery
90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning
Complete road design, computation of highway geometry, knowledge of used road materials and typical pavement constructions.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
1.-3. Civil engineering law.
4. Guideline for documents of road structures.
5. Road drainage.
6. Environmental impact assessment (EIA).
7. Integrated traffic system.
8. Traffic engineering.
9.-12. Diagnostics of pavement.
Knowledge about road design and design documents, construction lien, enviromental impact assesment, geographical information systems etc.
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.