Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Highway Engineering INM 309 5 3 + 2 4 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HAKAN ASLAN, Prof.Dr. HAKAN GÜLER,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective Introducing students to the design and construction of road projects
Course Content Components of roads, road location study,vehicle stability on curbs, vertical curbs, Capacity and level of service, infrastructure, drenage, Volume diagram
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Knows the basic elements and concepts of highway engineering Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Project / Design,
2 Evaluates traffic capacity and level of service Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing,
3 Knows and Designs the parameters of horizontal and vertical curves Lecture, Problem Solving, Testing, Project / Design,
4 Designs highway crosssections and calculates resulting areas Lecture, Problem Solving, Project Based Learning, Testing, Project / Design,
5 Sets up volume tables and calculates required earthworks Lecture, Problem Solving, Project Based Learning, Testing, Project / Design,
6 Prepares required flexible pavement projects and knows the related experiments Problem Solving, Project Based Learning, Lecture, Testing,
7 Knows the basic principles of drainage systems and prepare the projects
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General definitions of roadway components
2 Road location study
3 Road Application
4 Horizontal curbs, vehicle stability on horizontal curbs
5 Lateral acceleration, superelevation
6 Transitions curves, Clotoid
7 Profil, sight distances, vertical curves
8 Parabolic and circular vertical curves
9 Midterm Exam
10 Preparations of Cross Sections and Area Calculatin Methods
11 Bruckner Diagrams and Volume Tables
12 Level of Service and Capasity Analysis
13 Flexible Pavement Design:Materials and Experiments
14 Infrastructure, drenage
Course Notes
Course Resources
Week Documents Description size
0 3. hafta uygulama çözümleri 0.35 MB
0 7.hafta uygulama çözümleri 0.35 MB
0 10.hafta uygulama çözümü 0.3 MB
0 4.hafta uygulama çözümleri 0.82 MB
0 8.hafta uygulama çözümleri 0.34 MB
0 Pafta Dağılımı (İrfan Pamuk) Pafta Dağılımı (İrfan Pamuk) 2.01 MB
0 Pafta Dağılımı (İrfan Pamuk) Pafta Dağılımı (İrfan Pamuk) 2.01 MB
0 2020Karayolu Projesi Teslim Kuralları 0.14 MB
0 2020Karayolu Projesi Teslim Kuralları 1111_2020KarayoluProjeTeslimi 0.14 MB
0 1111.2020Karayolu Projesi Teslim Kuralları 1111.2020KarayoluProjeTeslimi 0.14 MB
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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.
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. X
10 Skills in project and risk management, awareness about importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and long-term development, and recognition of international standards and methodologies. X
11 An understanding about the impact of Civil  Engineering solutions in a global, environmental, societal and legal context while making decisions. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Proje / Tasarım 30
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ara Sınav 50
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 20 20
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 12 12
Total Workload 120
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.8
dersAKTSKredisi 5