CS3004 - Transportation Engineering
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Engineering (pre 2015)
Transportation Planning and Economics: Fundamentals of urban transportation planning;
The four-step planning process; Transportation system evaluation, Transportation systems
management.Geometric Design and Traffic Engineering: Geometric design of streets and
highways, intersections and interchanges; Principles of bridge design; Road stream
characteristics; Traffic control techniques.Pavement Technology: Evaluation of pavements
and pavement materials; Design of flexible and rigid pavements; Airport pavements
and off-shore pavements; Pavement construction; Pavement management systems.
- communicate effectively through design and assignment reports and class participation;
- learn and apply some basic science and engineering fundamentals to pavement design,
geometric design and traffic engineering;
- understand the principles of sustainable design and development (energy and environmental
- understand the professional and ethical responsibilities including road safety;
- understand the social, economic, global and environmental elements of the multidisciplinary
- undertake problem identification, formulation and solution;
- utilise a systems approach to complex transportation problems.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Dr Bithin Datta
||Mr Michael Matheson, Dr Bithin Datta.
- 65 hours - Lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practicals, site visits and/or seminars. Refer
to Subject Outline for details.
||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); on-course assessment some of which may be invigilated (30% - 50%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest