Course detail

Engineering Network and Traffic Infrastructure

ÚSI-1RBISAcad. year: 2011/2012

The first part of the subject is aimed at engineering communications and gaining the basic information in the branch of design, building and operating of engineering communications. The second block is aimed at traffic infrastructure and brief list about communications, traffic and over land communications.
Apart from technical side (legal rules, quality control, failures, management and maintenance etc.) is also done basic legal rules from the field of building law.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Outputs compose integrated corpus of basic information in the field of design, building and usage of systems of individual engineering communications and traffic infrastructure.


Not requested.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Written and oral examination.

Course curriculum

1. Role of engineering communications in society, historical development and sorting the communications.
2. 3D scheme of communications; water home and sewage communications.
3. Tapping of real estate - connections; systems of central heating, gas piping.
4. Tapping of gas piping - connections, guide network, telecommunication network, standards and rules related to building and management of engineering network.
5. Social function of transport and historical development; transportation system, tasks and role of road and city traffic engineering.
6. Road communication basic terminology; road and building administrative authorities, network in CZ and Europe.
7. Basic technical and legal data for design, building, maintenance and management of road network.
8. Kinds of documentation for road building, hearing of documentation, authorization of legal exceptions.
9. Design of road elements, design of formations and road construction.
10. System of quality in the field of road communication, controlling works.
11. Local and private roads, mass urban transportation, static traffic, pedestrian and bicycle traffic.
12. Rail transport and traffic; railway stations and nodes, transfer stations.
13. Air transport, carriage by water and unconventional transport.

Work placements

Not applicable.


Option of using the gained knowledge within the following education and self-education and subsequently in design, administrative and manufacturing praxis.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

BERÁNEK, J. A KOL. Inženýrské sítě, VUT v Brně, FAST 2006
ŠRYTR A KOL. Městské inženýrství, Academia, Praha 1998
MEDELSKÁ,V. A KOL.: Dopravné inženierstvo, ALFA, Bratislava, 1991

Recommended reading

ŠPALEK, P., RACLAVSKÝ, J. Sanace stok a kanalizačních přípojek - Technická směrnice, Hydroprojekt a.s., 2000
Normy a předpisy vztahující se k dané problematice
SMĚLÝ, M. a kol.: Dopravní inženýrství. Studijní podpora VUT Brno FAST, ÚPKO, termín odevzdání 11/2007

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MSoI Master's

    branch REI , 1. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer