SCM3601 - Transportation Planning: Policies, Methods and Systems

Year of Study:3
Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45hours
Prerequisites: Nil
Module Description
This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding on the transportation planning, policy and economics. The principles and knowledge on the transport planning, policy, measures and systems will be provided as a foundation of the module. The advanced techniques in transport planning, analysis and modelling will be included to equip students with problem solving skills in transportation planning. This course provides comprehensive knowledge for students who wish to develop decision making and practical problem solving capabilities in the context of transportation planning.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. evaluate the benefits of transportation and logistics systems to the society

  2. assess, integrate, and apply the acquired knowledge in the field of transportation planning;

  3. apply models and systems in solving transportation problems

  4. diagnose complex phenomena in the context of transportation planning and policy;

  5. describe recent trends in transportation planning and policy