SEN728 - Transportation Infrastructure Systems

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Nil

For S460 students: SEV402 and completion of 22 credits points.

For S752 students: SEV402

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1 hour online content per week (recordings provided), 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 1 hour online content per week (recordings provided), 1 x 2 hour online seminar per week, 1 x 0.5 hour online workshop per week.

Content

Designing and managing transportation infrastructure systems form a major part of civil engineering profession. To equip students with an advanced knowledge in and understanding of design and management of complex transportation infrastructure systems, this unit covers an overview of transportation systems and transportation modes, air and rail transportation, public transportation systems, intelligent transportation systems, urban transportation planning, transport demand management, models of traffic flow and car following theory, and transportation safety analysis techniques. Advanced knowledge and skills achieved in this unit are essential for transportation professionals for highly skilled works and/or further learning. Students work on problems and projects so that they are experienced to the real world of transport engineers.

Unit Fee Information

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