Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Design Of Road and Airport Pavements INM 593 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İRFAN PAMUK,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

 Designing of Flexible and Rigid Pavement with Emprical and Analytical-Emprical Approaches. Designinig of Airport Pavements. Overlay Design of Pavements.

Course Content

Types and Fundamental Properties of Pavements. Properties of Pavement Materials and Related Laboratory Tests. Pavement Design Methods. Flexible, Concrete and Airport Pavement Design. Overlay Design.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
3 Drilland Practice, Question-Answer, Lecture,
4 Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
5 Drilland Practice, Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
6 Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
7 Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Types and Fundamental Properties of Pavements
2 Properties of Pavement Materials and Related Laboratory Tests
3 Emprical Pavement Design Methods
4 Mechanistic-Emprical Pavement Design Methods
5 Flexible Pavement Design
6 Flexible Pavement Design
7 Concrete Pavement Design
8 Concrete Pavement Design
9 Mid-term Exam
10 Airport Pavement Design
11 Airport Pavement Design
12 Overlay Design
13 Pavement Design Specifications
14 Seminar
Course Notes
Course Resources

1. The Design and Performance of Road Pavements, P. Croney, D. Croney, 1997
2. Bituminous Mixtures in Road Construction, R.N. Hunter, 1995
3. AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures, 1993
4. Dynamics of Pavement Structures, G. Martincek, 1994

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 ability to access wide and deep information with scientific researches in the field of Engineering, evaluate, interpret and implement the knowledge gained in his/her field of study X
2 ability to complete and implement “limited or incomplete data” by using the scientific methods. X
3 ability to consolidate engineering problems, develop proper method(s) to solve and apply the innovative solutions to them X
4 ability to develop new and original ideas and method(s), to develop new innovative solutions at design of system, component or process X
5 gain comprehensive information on modern techniques, methods and their borders which are being applied to engineering X
6 ability to design and apply analytical, modelling and experimental based research, analyze and interpret the faced complex issues during the design and apply process X
7 gain high level ability to define the required information and data X
8 ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and to take responsibility to define approaches for complex situations X
9 systematic and clear verbal or written transfer of the process and results of studies at national and international environments X
10 aware of social, scientific and ethical values guarding adequacy at all professional activities and at the stage of data collection, interpretation, and announcement X
11 aware of new and developing application of profession and ability to analyze and study on those applications X
12 ability to interpret engineering application’s social and environmental dimensions and it’s compliance with the social environment X
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 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 6 12
Assignment 1 20 20
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6