Course

Road Design and Location


Course code CIV2701

  Course is not currently open for enrolment

This course introduces you to the concept of road location with particular emphasis on the design of the geometric elements of the road including horizontal and vertical curves.  It comprises two components: theory of road design, and design by CAD.

It is expected that you already understand the interpretation of a surveyor's field book for plan production and correct standards of plan presentation.

How to enrol

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  • Level 6  
    Credits 15 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.125  
  • Availability
  • Exam details
    2018 :  
    Trimester 1, 12 Jun 2018
  • Delivery type
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 8-9 hours study time per week for each 15 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $738 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying