Highway Design and Maintenance

MG6014

This online course will enable learners to develop knowledge of road pavement design, roading project evaluations, asset management, road maintenance and management.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $801 NZ Domestic
    $2,046 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

 

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Evaluate the road transportation funding mechanisms and the feasibility of roading projects
  • Design the geometrical and structural components of a road.
  • Evaluate road maintenance solutions/techniques and develop a simple road maintenance strategy
  • Evaluate asset management and road maintenance management fundamentals.

Assessment:

  • 50% internally assessed
  • 50% examination. 

For more information about exams, including a full list of exam times go to our exam page:

Examination information

Assessments for this course include an examination that you need to attend in-person.

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Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Proficiency
Bachelor's Degree

Course availability over the next 12 months

Mar
Apr
May
Jun

June enrolment dates

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  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $801 NZ Domestic
    $2,046 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us