2014 Unit of Study

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Transport and Infrastructure Systems
UoS Code ITLS6190
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1 and Semester 2
Prerequisites ITLS5100 or TPTM6241
Corequisites (ITLS5200 or TPTM6495) and (ITLS6101 or TPTM6440) and (ITLS6100 or TPTM6130 or ITLS6106)
Prohibitions TPTM6450
Assumed Knowledge
Additional Information This is the capstone unit for the Master of Transport Management and should be completed in the last period of study.
Lectures 4 x 3.5 hr lectures, 4 x 3.5 hr workshops, 4 x 3.5 hr tutorials. Refer to timetable for full details.
Assessment Individual essays (30%), individual presentation (15%), team essays (35%), team presentation (10%), individual review (10%)
Description This unit covers advanced concepts related to all aspects of transport and infrastructure analysis, policy, and decision making, covering facets related to maritime and aviation transport, urban public and private transport, and transport planning and design. The unit is based on case studies in transport and infrastructure. The case studies will be used as a basis for a formal procedure of requests for qualifications, requests for proposals, preparation of written and oral proposals, undertaking of a case study with interim written report, and written and oral final reports.