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SEV354 - Transportation Engineering

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

Kali Prasad Nepal

Prerequisite:

SEV217

Prerequisite from 2017: SEV217 or SEV210

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.  All students must attend and participate in compulsory activities for this unit at scheduled sessions during the trimester intensive week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students must attend and participate in practical activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.

Content

A significant proportion of civil engineering professionals are employed in designing, analysing, operating and maintaining transportation systems. To equip students with a valuable knowledge in and understanding of transportation engineering, this unit covers the overview of transportation systems, road design principles and processes, design of roadside drainage systems, traffic system components and characteristics, analysis of roadway flows and queuing systems and importance of public and non-motorised transport.

Assessment

Assignments (2 x 20% each) 40%, examination 60%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve an overall mark of at least 40% in the examination and compulsory attendance is required by all students to unit-specific activities at Waurn Ponds (Geelong). These unit-specific activities may be undertaken either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or during a single day of unit-specific activities scheduled during the trimester intensive week.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:


Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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