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CIVL 2124 - Asphalt Technology

Civil Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

This course teaches students how to select suitable materials for asphaltic concrete design using the Marshall method equipment. Topics include plant and paving quality control, asphaltic cement testing, aggregate testing, and calculations for asphaltic design. Laboratory sessions include producing an asphaltic paving mix, making specimens, testing specimens, and analyzing test results using the Marshall method.

Prerequisite(s)

CIVL 1580

Credits

3.0

Cost

$714.56

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 89566

Wed Jan 05 - Wed Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$714.56

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Online course with on campus lab components. Instructional sessions are delivered through a live interactive web-lecture through online course portal (BCIT Learning Hub) by industry subject matter expert instructors. For more information, please visit our commons webpage: https://commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Cancelled

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the types and uses of asphaltic cements, liquid asphalt, and air blown asphalt.
  • Perform required asphalt cement tests.
  • Calculate and plot test results.
  • Review testing procedures in accordance with standards and codes.
  • Design asphaltic concrete mixes using the Marshall method.
  • Illustrate and explain the various asphalt plants' functions and performance.
  • Illustrate and identify procedures for subgrade preparation for paving including compaction, inspection and quality control.
  • Identify types of pavement failures and outline repair procedures for each.

Effective as of Fall 2008

Related Programs

CIVL 2124 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Engineering Materials Testing
    Part-time   Statement of Completion
  2. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Certificate

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