Course syllabus

Design av väg- och gaturummet
Road and Street Design

VTVF90, 9 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED V
Date of Decision: 2017-04-06

General Information

Compulsory for: IBYV2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


On completion of the course the student should be familiar with the Association of Municipal Corporations and the National Road Administration guidelines TRAST and VGU, and is expected to be able to carry out network analysis, establish prerequisites for dimensioning and conduct analyses according to VGU for both urban and rural environments.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Understand the importance of common points in systematic planning and implementation of infrastructure in urban and rural areas, and analyse the available information for use in evaluating the reliability of the results obtained.


The contents generally consist of the details of VGU and TRAST. Special attention is paid to the following areas:

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Students are examined individually and in a collaborative group. The group exam is based on written tasks. Written individual examination at the end of term include theory and calculation. afu.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Required prior knowledge: VTVA45 Road and Railway Engineering
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: VVBF30

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Ebrahim Parhamifar,
Examinator: Ebrahim Parhamifar,
Course homepage:
Further information: Any travel expences related to AFU/mandatory field trips are paid for by the student.