Highways and Airfields

8.192.00.05 Highways and Airfields
Qualification awarded: Master in Construction and Civil Engineering
Entry year: 2021
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1,5 years
Institute: Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Systems
Number of credits: 90 credits ECTS
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: NQF Level 7 (Second cycle of QF-EHEA / EQF Level 7)
Field(s) of study: Architecture and construction
Gained competence: - possession of sufficient knowledge in areas related to HA disciplines, which will allow to critically analyze the situation and identify key trends in the industry; - knowledge and understanding of scientific principles underlying road construction and civil engineering, in particular, transport infrastructure, use of non-traditional and secondary materials; - knowledge of the basics of professionally oriented disciplines of specialty 192 "Construction and Civil Engineering": engineering networks and structures, research in construction, intellectual property, economic evaluation of innovative technologies and design solutions in construction, economics and enterprise management; - deepening of knowledge in specialization "Highways and airfields": design and research of highways; designing a street and road network of settlements; aerodrome design; design of production facilities; modern road construction materials and technologies; - knowledge and understanding of methodologies for compiling basic, functional, assembly, structural diagrams, technological regulations, assembly and assembly drawings, technical descriptions, operating instructions, etc; - understanding the impact of technical advances in the social, economic and environmental context; - knowledge of the basics of economics and project management in the field of design, construction and operation of roads and airfields; - acquisition of adequate knowledge and understanding related to the specialization "Highways and airfields", at the level which will be sufficient to successfully organize and conduct research in the design, construction and operation of HA, to form and represent the results of professional activities.
- apply the acquired knowledge and understanding to identify, formulate and solve problems of development of roads and airfields, using known methods; - apply knowledge to solve characteristic problems of synthesis and analysis in the road transport complex; - systematically think and apply creative abilities to the formation of fundamentally new ideas in the field of design, construction and operation of roads and airfields; - ability to carry out the task of research, to conduct theoretical and experimental research, analysis of results and their implementation; - calculate, design, study market trends, conduct marketing analysis, bring new products to market; - to search for information in various sources to solve problems in the design, construction and operation of roads and airfields; - to combine theory and practice, as well as to make decisions and develop a strategy for solving the problems of the industry, taking into account universal values, social, state and industrial interests; - carry out relevant research and apply research skills in the field of design, construction and operation of roads and airfields; - critically evaluate the results of activities, and reasonably defend the decisions made; - to use in practice knowledge, to apply methodical tools of cognition, to analyze the received results of researches in the context of the existing theories, to draw the corresponding conclusions.
- to bring information, ideas, problems, solutions and personal experience in the field of professional activity to specialists and non-professionals; - the ability to use a variety of methods, including modern information technology, for effective communication at the professional and social levels.
Programme director: Dean of Master`s degree, PhD, Assoc. prof. Pozniak Oksana
Access to further studies: Obtaining third (educational and scientific / educational and creative) level