Subject details

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. explain the relationship between land use, urban form and transport systems, including its role in shaping travel behaviour
  2. examine the main features of the infrastructure agencies; including the regulatory framework, powers and responsibilities
  3. evaluate measures for an integrated approach to the provision of transport infrastructure and urban form
  4. apply a range of transport planning techniques for assessing demand and supply of infrastructure.
    • Transport issues and options
    • Local area traffic generation
    • Car dependency
    • Accessibility
    • Land use urban form and determinants of travel
    • Integrated land use and transport
    • Planning for the pedestrian and cyclist
    • Planning for roads
    • Planning for public transport
    • Institutional arrangements
    • Government agencies: Who does What?
    • Implementation - A plan for change
  • Study resources

    • Instructional methods

      • Discussion forum/Discussion Board
      • Online assignment submission
      • Standard Media
      • Web links
    • Online materials

      • Resources and Links
      • Printable format materials

In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

  • CUR-URP-MAS-2019
  • OUA-PSU-GCE-2019
  • CUR-PRM-MAS-2019
  • GRF-ART-DIP-2019
  • UNE-PRO-GCE-2019

Special requirements

  • EquipmentDetails - Access to hardware: camera, webcam, speakers and microphone.

Examine the relationship between land use, urban form and travel behaviour, including the policy and institutional contexts related to the planning and regulation of multi-modal urban transport systems. Review integrated land use and transport planning approaches to achieve more sustainable cities and development.

Please Note:  If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.

Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

  • Essay (30%)
  • Survey (30%)
  • Integrated Planning Solutions (40%)

Textbook information is pending.

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