Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. VVB071 overlap following cours/es: VTVF15, VVB070, VTVF15 och VVB070. Optional for: V4at, V4tp. Course coordinator: Univ lektor Ebrahim Parhamifar,, Vägbyggnad. Prerequisites: VVB055 Infrastructure Design, VVB090 Infrastructure systems. Recommended prerequisits: VVB027 Highway and railway design. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 5. The number of participants is limited to 45 Assessment: Two project tasks and a home assignment are required for a passing grade. Participation in field exercises (1 day). Further information: Project work. Home page:

The aim is to give students the ability to design and constructed a road that will maintain an optimal standard throughout its service life.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must


Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Independently search for and evaluate relevant information for an incremental design.


Kompendium i vägbyggnad 2005
Huang H., Pavement analysis and design, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2004, ISBN 0-13-142473-4
Ullditz, P., Modeling Flexible Pavement Response, 1Polyteknisk forlag, 1998, ISBN 87-502-0805-5