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Course Information
Course Unit Title : Highway Engineering
Course Unit Code : INS-305
Type of Course Unit : Compulsory
Level of Course Unit : First Cycle
Year of Study : 3
Semester : 5.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 5,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants : ---
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1. Having capability of comment of socio-economic of transportation systems
2. Having knowledge of elements and functions of them of transportation
3. Having knowledge about parameters used in design of highways
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : History of highways and transportation, classification of highways, terminology of highway engineering, specifications of traffic, annual daily traffic, composition of traffic, estimations of traffic, design speed, types of vehicles, min. curves for turning, curves, lanes, transition curves, horizontal and vertical curves, intersections
Languages of Instruction :
Course Goals : The ability to solve the basic highway engineering problems
Course Aims : Knowledge of highway elements, road, users, ?
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook :
Additional Resources : Karayolu Mühendisliği, N. Yayla, Birsen Yayınevi, 2002
Highway Engineering, P.H. Wright, R.J. Paquette, John Wiley&Sons, 1987
Route Surveying and Design, C.F. Meyer, D.W. Gibson, Route Harper and Row Publishers, 1980T
raffic and Highway Engineering, N.J. Garber, L.A. Hoel, West Pubslihing Company
Material Sharing
Documents :
Assignments :
Exams :
Additional Material :
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures, Practical Courses, Presentation, Seminar, Project, Laboratory Applications (if necessary)
ECTS / Table Of Workload (Number of ECTS credits allocated)
Student workload surveys utilized to determine ECTS credits.
Activity :
Number Duration Total  
Course Duration (Excluding Exam Week) :
16 4 64  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
15 1 15  
Homeworks :
0 0 0  
Presentation :
0 0 0  
Project :
0 0 0  
Lab Study :
0 0 0  
Field Study :
0 0 0  
Visas :
1 15 15  
Finals :
1 20 20  
Workload Hour (30) :
30  
Total Work Charge / Hour :
114  
Course's ECTS Credit :
0      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
0 40
Quiz :
0 0
Homework :
0 0
Attendance :
0 0
Application :
0 0
Lab :
0 0
Project :
0 0
Workshop :
0 0
Seminary :
0 0
Field study :
0 0
   
TOTAL :
40
The ratio of the term to success :
40
The ratio of final to success :
60
TOTAL :
100
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Introduction
 
2 Elements of highways
 
3 Specifications of driver, pedestrian, vehicle
 
4 Movements of vehicles and traffic
 
5 Geometrical standards of highways
 
6 Capacity level of service
 
7 Route choose
 
8 Horizontal curves
 
9 Transition curves
 
10 Profiles of highways
 
11 Vertical curves
 
12 Design speed
 
13 Intersections
 
14 Specifications of traffic