Transportation Systems Engineering
University of Queensland
Area of Study
Taught In English
CIVL2410 and (STAT2201 or CIVL2530)
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units2
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
Covers the fundamentals of road safety, the process of urban transport planning, travel-demand forecasting and basic road design variables which are vital to the successful design and operation of the transport system.
After successfully completing this course you should be able to:
1 Explain the attributes of Australian transport infrastructure and identify challenges the infrastructure is facing,
2 Apply fundamental principles in the geometric design of highways,
3 Evaluate safety through the use of a road safety audit and recommend safety countermeasures,
4 Identify the inputs and interpret the outcomes of transport models,
5 Apply the four-step process of trip generation, trip distribution, modal split and traffic assignment to forecast travel demand,
6 Distinguish the specific characteristics of public transport and select an appropriate means of analyzing public transport options.
2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour
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Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.