Harbour and Airport Engineering (Dept Elec-III) (2180602)  

4
Credit
3 + 1 + 0
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
30 + 0 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite
NIL
Rationale
Harbour and Airports are important infrastructure for economic growth of any country. It requires large scale planning, design and construction. It requires huge amount of investment. Precise engineering skill is required for the planning, design and construction and maintenance of Harbour and Airport engineering. The subject covers the fundamental knowledge of various important elements of Harbour and Airport Engineering. It includes the planning, design and construction techniques used in the Harbour and Airports.
Course Outcome
After learning the course the students should be able to:
1) To understand the various elements of Harbour and Airport
2) To understand the fundamentals of planning and design of various marine structures
3) To make the students aware about the operations in Harbour
4) To give knowledge of maintenance techniques at Harbour
5) To understand the fundamentals of planning and design of Airport structures.
6) To make students aware of design of runway and taxiways at Airport
7) To make students aware of the operations at Airport

Active Learning
Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.