Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Traffic Engineering INM 432 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective Giving students an understanding of traffic engineering studies
Course Content Basic relationships of traffic flow. Traffic studies. İntersections..Signalisation
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Traffic engineering studies Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
2 Ability of planning and design of traffic engineering components Lecture, Drilland Practice, Project Based Learning, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 The terms in traffic engineering.. Vehicle characteristics
3 Basic relationships in traffic flow
4 The graph of time and distance, the mean speeds of time and distance, the gaps of time and distance
5 Volume characteristics
6 The studies in traffic engineering
7 The studies in traffic engineering
8 The studies in traffic engineering
9 Intersections
10 Intersections
11 Traffic control at intersections
12 Traffic signalisation
13 Basic principles of signalisation and the methods of analysis
14 Webster Method
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Comprehend science and advanced mathematics subjects fundamental to engineering; An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to solve civil engineering problems X
2 An ability to analyze and model civil engineering systems specific problems, identify and define the appropriate requirements for their solutions. X
3 An ability to design, implement and evaluate a civil engineering systems, component, process or program that meets specified requirements. X
4 Use the techniques, skills, and modern tools of engineering effectively and correctly in engineering practice
5 An ability to gather/acquire, analyze, interpret data and make decisions to understand civil engineering problems
6 An ability to work effectively in inter- and in-disciplinary teams or individually.
7 An ability to communicate effectively in Turkish and English.
8 Recognition of the need for, and the ability to access information, to follow recent developments in science and technology and to engage in life-long learning.
9 An understanding of professional, legal, ethical and social issues and responsibilities related to computer engineering.
10 Skills in project and risk management, awareness about importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and long-term development, and recognition of international standards and methodologies.
11 An understanding about the impact of Civil  Engineering solutions in a global, environmental, societal and legal context while making decisions.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 30
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Quiz 2 3 6
Assignment 1 6 6
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 12 12
Final examination 1 10 10
Project / Design 1 12 12
Total Workload 116
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.64
dersAKTSKredisi 5