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TSYH 4580 - Transportation Planning Part 1

Transystems Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

The first of the two transportation planning courses, it provides the general introduction of transport planning, trip assignment, trip distribution and modal choice.

Credits

2.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

Module 1 - Introduction and Trip Generation

  • Describe the various modes of transportation systems.
  • Describe current transportation issues.
  • Describe the transportation analysis and the sequential demand-forecasting models.
  • Describe the trip generation model and perform trip generation analysis.

Module 2 - Trip Distribution and Modal Choice

  • Describe and apply the trip distribution methodology as a part of the sequential-demand forecasting process.
  • Describe and apply the trip distribution methodology as a part of the sequential-demand forecasting process.
  • Describe and apply the gravity model.
  • Calibrate a Gravity Model.
  • Apply modal choice models in trip generation and distribution.

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