Transportation Elements

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Course No: 15.486; Last Offered: Fall 2011;

Course Description

Transportation Elements is the study of a variety of issues associated with the planning, project evaluation, vehicle/driver/traffic characteristics, roadway capacity and social/economic/environmental impacts of transportation projects. Students will develop and retain a basic understanding of the environmental process and alternatives analysis as well as design considerations. Practical, real-world examples will be used to model the topics of each lecture. The concepts presented in this course directly relate to numerous other civil engineering fields.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: 15.257
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3

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