Pavement materials and design 221

Module code SGM 221
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

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.

Module credits 16.00
Prerequisites SGM 210 GS
Contact time 2 practicals per week, 2 lectures per week, 1 tutorial per week
Language of tuition Both Afr and Eng
Academic organisation Civil Eng
Period of presentation Semester 2

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