2014 Unit of Study

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Transport & Infrastructure Systems
UoS Code ITLS6190
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1 and Semester 2
Prerequisites ITLS5200 or TPTM6495
Corequisites ITLS6100 and ITLS6101
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 hour lectures, 4 x 3.5 hour workshops, 4 x 3.5 hour tutorials. Refer to timetable for full details.
Assessment Individual essay (2) (30%), individual presentation (15%), team essay (2) (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.