149-0001-00L  Transport Planning - Theory and Models

SemesterAutumn Semester 2021
LecturersK. W. Axhausen, M. Friedrich
Periodicitytwo-yearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentOnly for CAS/DAS in Transport Engineering and MAS in Future Transport Systems


AbstractThe lecture provides participants with the basic tools and theories of transportation planning. It introduces the essential concepts of transportation planning and explains their approaches and procedures in theory and practice.
Objective- Introduction to transportation investment and planning
- Basic model of behavior and basic assumptions of the model
- The 4-step model of transportation planning
- Parameters for measuring and evaluating the quality of supply and quantifying transport demand
- Practical exercise with PTV Visum
CompetenciesCompetencies
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesassessed
Techniques and Technologiesassessed
Method-specific CompetenciesAnalytical Competenciesassessed
Decision-makingfostered
Media and Digital Technologiesfostered
Problem-solvingfostered
Personal CompetenciesAdaptability and Flexibilityfostered
Creative Thinkingfostered
Critical Thinkingfostered
Integrity and Work Ethicsfostered
Self-awareness and Self-reflection fostered
Self-direction and Self-management fostered