KSU5330 Transportation Infrastructure Project ManagementBahçeşehir UniversityDegree Programs URBAN SYSTEMS AND TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT (TURKISH, THESIS)General Information For StudentsDiploma SupplementErasmus Policy StatementNational Qualifications
URBAN SYSTEMS AND TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT (TURKISH, THESIS)
Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
KSU5330 Transportation Infrastructure Project Management Spring 3 0 3 8
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Departmental Elective
Course Level:
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi NİLGÜN CAMKESEN
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: Objective of the course is giving detailed information about necessary basic issues of project and contract management, bidding phase, construction phase of transportation infrastructure projects in terms of contractor and employer.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
Giving detailed information about planning, project, construction and operation phases of transportation infrastructures.

Course Content

Infrastructure and Superstructure Concepts In Transportation Facilities, Functions of Infrastructures and Infrastructure Elements, Soil Classifications In Terms of Ground Works, Soil Body Constructing Mechanic Equipments,Efficients and Costs, Dig-Fill Methods, Compacting In Fills, Engineering Structures;Tunnels,Viaducts,Bridges and Culverts, Infrastructure Drainage,Infrastructure Protection Facilities,Walls,Pavements,Chutes,Cavaliers,Paraneges, Protection and Meintenance of infrastructure.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Project Management
1) Claim and Variation order management
2) Project Management
3) Contract Management
4) Contract Management
6) Claim and Variation order management
7) Claim and Variation order management
8) Quality Control Management, Problem solving
9) Evaluation of various important examples in the world in terms of project and contract management of transportation infrastructure investments
10) Evaluation of various important examples in the world in terms of project and contract management of transportation infrastructure investments
11) FIDIC contract characteristics and implementations
12) FIDIC contract characteristics and implementations
13) Important issues in project and contract management of FIDIC contracts
14) Final Exam

Sources

Course Notes / Textbooks: Derste Verilen Notlar / Lecture Notes
References: Ders Sunumları / Lecture Presentations

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance 10 % 0
Quizzes 4 % 10
Homework Assignments 5 % 20
Midterms 1 % 30
Final 1 % 40
Total % 100
PERCENTAGE OF SEMESTER WORK % 60
PERCENTAGE OF FINAL WORK % 40
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 10 6 60
Homework Assignments 5 20 100
Quizzes 4 10 40
Midterms 1 30 30
Final 1 40 40
Total Workload 270

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
           
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) Improving and enhancing information in expertise level on the concept of transportation licence level abilities in terms of transportation department and related departments. 4
2) Having detailed information about current technics, methods and their constraints in transportation engineering. 4
3) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions 4
4) Completing and implementing information with limited datas, integrating informations of different discipline datas
5) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions
6) New/origin idea and method implementing, improving new solutions in system, part and process designs.
7) Understanding process and results of studies, presenting the datas oral and written in related department on national and international scales, understanding a foreign language, having speaking, writing and reading level at least Europan Language Portfolio B2.
8) Understanding social and environmental phases of technological implementations. Listing ability of current technics, methods, effects, constraints and results of technological implementations.
9) Considering social-scientific-ethic values in collecting-understanding-implementing-presenting phases and all activities.
10) Having information detailed and deeply by implemented researching in technology, evaluating and implementing of information
11) Developing method for defined technological problems and implementing innovative methods in solutions.
12) Modelling and implementing of experimental investigations, solving of complex cases in this process