Drive transport modelling theories and procedures. Navigate the four-steps of urban transportation planning. Consider journeys people take. Assess and test the impact of transport infrastructure. Consider travel demands and steer future performance.
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- consolidate theory and knowledge of transport demand forecasting
- critically review transport software at micro and macro levels
- evaluate transport model applications
- create network models in transport modelling software
- interpret transport modelling outcomes and relate this to reality.
- Transport systems planning
- Transport database assembly
- Zoning and network coding
- The four-step process
- Trip generation
- Trip distribution
- Modal choice
- Trip assignment
- Hierarchy of transpotr models
- Synthesis of travel demand matrices
- Evaluation of transport projects
- Impact and goal assessments
- Micro simulation and macro simulation models
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
- Module Problems (20%)
- Major Assignment (40%)