norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description BYG3041 - Classical Highway Design (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits10
Duration1 semester (Spring)

On completion of this course, students shall be able to:- Demonstrate understanding of the relevant fundamental principles and theories- Identify and quantify appropriate parameters, understanding their significance and consequences.- Assemble the specific data necessary for positioning and geometry, and relevant formal physical, demographic and qualitative properties;- Calculate and analyse functionality, safety, environmental and cultural consequences;- Assess and plan more limited improvements;- Understand and take into account the interactions between all aspects of the subject;- Understand and take into account the attitudes of users, managers, neighbours and other interest groups, and justify priorities and choices that have to be made.


Dimensioning Geometric design Mass calculations Terrain adjustment Substructure, drainage and surface waterCarrying capacity, material requirements, superstructure dimensioning/construction, asphalt, frost protection

Study MethodsGroup Works, Case Studies, E-learning, Student Portfolio
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AssessmentPortfolio Assessment
Multiple Choice Test(s)
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Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsReport(s)
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