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SEV354 - Transportation Engineering

Unit details


2017 unit information

Offering information:

2017 is the final offering of this unit

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:


Unit chair:

Kali Prasad Nepal


SEV217 or SEV210


Must be enrolled in S460.1 or S367

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin that includes 1 x 2 hour online seminar per week.


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.


Design report 20%, problem solving task 20%, and 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.

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