Road Engineering I

Course Information
TitleΟΔΟΠΟΙΙΑ Ι / Road Engineering I
CodeΤΣ0200
FacultyEngineering
SchoolCivil Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000203

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

Registered students: 244
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Core program for all studentsCompulsory Course535

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600010782
SectionInstructors
1. ΤΣ0200Fotini Kehagia, Antonios Kimoundris, Evangelos Manthos
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students are expended to: • understand the basic principles of road project design • familiar with the equations of design • learn to analyze, judge and compose different design criteria • practice in planning through appropriate applications
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
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction. Basic elements of geometric design. Design speed, operating speed V85, maximum allowable speed. Horizontal alignment: tangents, spiral curve transitions, circular curves,clothoid. Vertical alignment, profile diagram: grades, sag and crest vertical curves. Cross sectional elements and cross slope. Superelevation run-off lengths. Illustrative cross sections. Role of sight distances in planning and design of highways.Fitting alignment to topography. Introduction of interchanges design.
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 Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. ΟΔΟΠΟΙΙΑ Ι-ΧΑΡΑΞΕΙΣ & ΥΠΟΛΟΓΙΣΜΟΣ ΧΩΜΑΤΙΣΜΩΝ.ΘΕΩΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΠΡΑΚΤΙΚΗ. Αν. Αποστολέρης 2. ΟΔΟΠΟΙΙΑ. ΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΚΑΤΑΣΚΕΥΗ. Henning Natzschka
Last Update
23-11-2015