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CIV5305 - Transport modelling

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Engineering

Leader: M Sarvi


Clayton Second semester 2007 (Off-campus)


This unit develops students' understanding of the network models used in transport planning. The emphasis is on strategic network models which are used for longer term network planning as opposed to operational considerations. The traditional four step models of trip generation, mode choice and traffic assignment are considered in detail. The capabilities of commercial network modelling packages are reviewed.


Assignments: 50%
Examination (3 hours): 50%. Students must pass both components.

Off Campus Attendance Requirements

150 hours study