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Road and Highway Planning

Module name (EN): Road and Highway Planning
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: BIBA690
SAP-Submodule-No.: P110-0073
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4VU (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 4
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Project work

[updated 05.02.2020]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIBA690 (P110-0073) Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 6, mandatory course
BIBA690 (P110-0073) Civil and structural engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 6, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 120 hours (equivalent to 4 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 75 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BIBA370 Highway Engineering

[updated 26.05.2014]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
BIBA791 Road Transport and Traffic

[updated 20.11.2013]
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thorsten Cypra
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Schneider
Dipl.-Ing. Silke Eifler

[updated 26.05.2014]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:  
_ be familiar with how to design non-planar and planar intersections,
_ be able to use graphic-interactive construction methods,  
_ be able to design an intersection with a design program.

[updated 05.02.2020]
Module content:
_ Construction and design of non-planar and planar intersections (crossings, junctions, roundabouts)  
_ Using the design program CARD/1: Importing and processing survey data, digital quantity survey, using digital elevation models, graphic-interactive design of axes, intersections, gradients

[updated 05.02.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
_ Forschungsgesellschaft für das Straßen- und Verkehrswesen: Richtlinien und Merkblätter
_ Wolf, Bracher, Bösl: Straßenplanung
_ Kuczora: Straßenentwurf mit CARD/1

[updated 05.02.2020]
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