Transport and Infrastructure Systems (ITLS6190)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

4 x 3.5 hr lectures, 4 x 3.5 hr workshops, 4 x 3.5 hr tutorials.

Assessment

Individual proposal (20%), individual presentation (10%), individual report (60%), group peer review (10%)

Textbooks

Stopher PR and Stanley J (2014) Urban Transport: A Public Policy View

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites

ITLS5100 or TPTM6241

Prohibitions

TPTM6450

Corequisites

(ITLS5200 or TPTM6495) and (ITLS6101 or TPTM6440) and (ITLS6102 or TPTM6350) and ITLS6103 and (ITLS6100 or TPTM6130 or ITLS6106)

Additional Information

This is the capstone unit for the Master of Transport Management and should be completed in the last period of study.

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.