Construction Equipment

Course Information
TitleΔΟΜΙΚΕΣ ΜΗΧΑΝΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΚΑΤΑΣΚΕΥΑΣΤΙΚΕΣ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΙ / Construction Equipment
CodeΤΣ0300
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000204

Programme of Study: PPS TMĪMATOS POLITIKŌN MĪCΗANIKŌN (2018-2019)

Registered students: 64
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Division of Structural EngineeringElective Courses743
Division of Hydraulics and Environmental EngineeringElective Courses743
Division of Geotechnical EngineeringElective Courses743
Division of Transport and Project ManagementCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)743

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600010732
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΣ0300Glykeria Kalfakakou, Kleopatra Petroutsatou, Yiannis Xenidis
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
None
Learning Outcomes
The succesfull completion of the course should allow the students: 1. To be able to evaluate and select - based on certain criteria - the appropriate construction equipment for use in different types of civil engineering projects. 2. To be able to evaluate the economic value and productivity of the available construction equipment during its life cycle.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course "Construction Equipment" is addressed to students of 7th semester of the Department of Civil Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and aims to provide familiarity with the subject of Construction Engineering by: 1. presentation of basic construction equipment and operation, 2. description and analysis of construction methods of simple and complex projects (bridges, tunnels), 3. the development of methodological Operation Analysis and examples of application.
Keywords
Construction equipment, Operation Analysis, Construction Methods
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Full exploitation of the OPENeCLASS Course Management System.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Project
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Project delivery and Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
«Δομικές Μηχανές και Κατασκευαστικές Μέθοδοι», Σ. Λαμπρόπουλος, Μ. Μαρινέλλη, Κ. Πετρουτσάτου.
Additional bibliography for study
Εφραιμίδης Χ. (2002). “Δομικές Μηχανές”. Φωτιάδης Γ., (2007). Δομικές Μηχανές, Θεσσαλονίκη: Α.Π.Θ. - Τμήμα εκδόσεων. Harris F. (1994). “Modern Construction and Ground Engineering. Equipment and Methods”, 2nd edition, Longman. Burke R. (1999). “Project Management, Planning & Control Systems”, Wiley. Nunnally S. W. (2001). “Construction Methods and Management”, 5th edition, Prentice Hall.
Last Update
24-04-2015