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Course Information
Course Unit Title : Pavement Engineering
Course Unit Code : INS311
Type of Course Unit : Compulsory
Level of Course Unit : First Cycle
Year of Study : 3
Semester : 5.Semester
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated : 3,00
Name of Lecturer(s) : ---
Course Assistants :
Learning Outcomes of The Course Unit : 1. Having knowledge about the stress and its distribution in rigid and flexible pavements.
2. Having capability of designing rigid and flexible pavements.
3. Having knowledge about materials and characteristics used in highway pavements.
4. Having knowledge about advantages and disadvantages of flexible and rigid highway pavements.
Mode of Delivery : Face-To-Face
Prerequisities and Co-requisities Courses : Unavailable
Recommended Optional Programme Components : Unavailable
Course Contents : Surface characteristics of highway; Stress and its distribution in highway pavements; Materials and their characteristics of used in highway pavement and tests; Advantages and disadvantages of flexible and rigid pavements, Construction, Service and Maintenance of highway pavements.
Languages of Instruction : Turkish
Course Goals :
Course Aims : Knowledge for design, construction and material characteristics used for various highway pavements
WorkPlacement   Not Available
Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook : [3] Atkins, H. N., Highway Materials, Soils, and Concretes
Additional Resources :
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 2 32  
Time Of Studying Out Of Class :
15 1 15  
Homeworks :
1 15 15  
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 :
97  
Course's ECTS Credit :
3      
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Studies During Halfterm :
Number Co-Effient
Visa :
0 0
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 :
0
The ratio of the term to success :
0
The ratio of final to success :
0
TOTAL :
0
Weekly Detailed Course Content
Week Topics  
1 Introduction ? Surface characteristics of highway
 
2 Stress and distribution in flexible and rigid highway pavements.
 
3 Materials and their characteristics used in flexible and rigid highway pavements.
 
4 Layers of pavements and their characteristics.
 
5 Tests for aggregates.
 
6 Tests for bituminous materials.
 
7 Bituminous mixtures and components.
 
8 Construction principles of flexible pavements. Advantages and Disadvantages of Flexible Pavements.
 
9 Pavement Design
 
10 Pavement Design
 
11 Equipments used in construction of flexible pavements.
 
12 Construction principles of rigid pavements. Advantages and Disadvantages of Rigid Pavements.
 
13 Degradation of rigid pavements and correction techniques.
 
14 Equipments used in construction of rigid pavements.