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Highway Engineering Design Project

Module name (EN): Highway Engineering Design Project
Degree programme: Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.04.2015
Module code: BIMA250
SAP-Submodule-No.: P110-0120
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4PA (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Project work

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
BIMA250 (P110-0120) Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.04.2012, semester 2, optional course
BIMA250 (P110-0120) Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.04.2015, semester 2, optional course
BIMA250 (P110-0120) Civil and structural engineering, Master, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 2, optional course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 135 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thorsten Cypra
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Schneider
Dipl.-Ing. Silke Eifler

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_ be able to independently design a road from the preliminary planning stage to the detailed design using standard software (CARD/1).
_ be able to use computers in a practice-oriented manner and work in a team.
_ be able to scientifically apply their knowledge to new, unfamiliar situations and in interdisciplinary projects.

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Module content:
_ Students will participate in a model project in which a road is designed incl. interdisciplinary tasks. They must independently work out and explain the planning stages for their road design, including the civil engineering aspects according to RE, using the CAD program CARD/1.
_ The project comprises the following: design in terms of position, height, cross-section and structure, as well as the associated bill of quantities and the cost calculations according to AKS.

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Recommended or required reading:
FGSV: RE, Richtlinien für die Gestaltung von einheitlichen Entwurfsunterlagen im Straßenbau
FGSV: Planungsrichtlinien
Kuczora, Veit: Straßenentwurf mit CARD/1, Vieweg+Teubner-Verlag

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