HIGHWAY DESIGN II

Course Information
TitleΟΔΟΠΟΙΙΑ ΙΙ / HIGHWAY DESIGN II
CodeΓ50
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorSokratis Basbas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20001009

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 234
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCore Courses535

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
20052127
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Learning of methodology for the design of the road-plan, longitudinal profile, superelevation profile, cross-sections, visibility as well as the computation of earth works required and their distribution. Learning of methods for studying the impacts related to road safety and traffic noise.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Road cross-section, earthworks computations and costs, Bruckner, road safety, deliverables needed in highway engineering project auction, traffic noise and road design.
Keywords
Road profile, excavation-embankment, transport of materials
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures52
Laboratory Work26
Tutorial26
Total104
Student Assessment
Description
Written class examination. Oral examination and assessment of the submitted personal project.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
ΟΔΗΓΙΕΣ ΜΕΛΕΤΩΝ ΟΔΙΚΩΝ ΕΡΓΩΝ (Ο.Μ.Ο.Ε. – Λ.Κ.Ο.Δ. & Ο.Μ.Ο.Ε. – Χ.) Γ.Γ.Δ.Ε. – Υπ. ΥΠ.ΜΕ.ΔΙ. (GREEK ROAD DESIGN STANDARDS – Ministerial paper.)
Last Update
20-09-2013