Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Geological origin. Soil tests and classification systems. Compaction, stabilisation. Bitumen and tar. Introduction to pavements. Overview of road building materials. Pavement design principles and methods.
3 lectures per week, 1 tutorial per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition
Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Period of presentation
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