Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours lectures and 24 hours practical classes. Total 48 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:|| The prerequisite for this subject |
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2010
Not offered in 2010
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||421-447 Transport Engineering|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit |
CoordinatorProf Graham Hutchinson
ContactMelbourne School of Engineering
Old Engineering Building #173
The University of Melbourne VIC 3010 AUSTRALIA
General telephone enquiries
+ 61 3 8344 6703
+ 61 3 8344 6507
+ 61 3 9349 2182
+ 61 3 8344 7707
|Subject Overview:||This subject integrates engineering science in the areas of hydraulics, hydrology and geotechnical engineering in applications of transport, water drainage and reticulation infrastructure. Topics covered in lectures include urban stormwater drainage systems; urban water supply, treatment and distribution systems; water supply pipeline design and surge protection; sewerage, wastewater collection and treatment; and hydraulic design of common hydraulic structures, the transport planning process, traffic survey methods, traffic flow theory, capacity of unsignalised intersections, traffic signal timing analysis, geometric design of roads, and pavement design. Two group design projects allow students to practice their design skills.|
At the completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering) |
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement) Civil
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