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Course detail

Specialized Project (K-ZEL)

Course unit code: FAST-BN060
Academic year: 2017/2018
Type of course unit: optional
Level of course unit: Bachelor's (1st cycle)
Year of study: 4
Semester: summer
Number of ECTS credits:
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
A student acquires a preliminary thesis on bachelor’s project.
Mode of delivery:
90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning
Construction of transport structures – railway superstructure and substructure, track geometry design parameters, basics of track technologies, machines, measuring and diagnostic systems of structure gauges.
Not applicable.
Recommended optional programme components:
Not applicable.
Course contents (annotation):
Railway level crossings, sight layout, road pavement structures on level crossings, traffic signs and safety.
Basics of track assessment and inspection procedures, technical state evaluation of railway infrastructure, maintenance management.
Methods and measuring devices on the inspection of quality of track geometry parameters, measuring draisines and track recoding cars.
Introduction to railway control, command and information systems, devices in tracks.
Introduction to energy systems – track overhead catenary systems.
Application of rules for persons of reduced mobility for railway infrastructure design, especially at railway stations.
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:
Work placements:
Not applicable.
Course curriculum:
Not applicable.
The objective of the subject is preliminary work on bachelor’s project.
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.

Type of course unit:

seminars: 26 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer: doc. Ing. Otto Plášek, Ph.D.

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