TRANSPORTATION PLANNING

Course Information
TitleΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΜΕΤΑΦΟΡΩΝ / TRANSPORTATION PLANNING
CodeΓ20
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorSokratis Basbas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000979

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 155
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCore Courses634

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
20052291
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Learning and use of procedures and methods of Transport Planning with emphasis on Urban Transport Planning.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Land use and transport system relationship. Planning process, goals and stages. Demand forecasting methodology in four stages, type, form, accuracy of mathematic models. Trip generation models, trip distribution models, modal choice models and trip assignment models. Comments on the classical demand forecasting process and new trends. Examples and applications.
Keywords
demand-supply transport theory, procedures and methodology (modelling) of transport planning
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures26
Tutorial13
Total39
Student Assessment
Description
Written final control in theory and practice of Transport Planning.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Σχεδιασμός των Μεταφορών, συγγρ. Γεώργιος Γιαννόπουλος, κωδικός στον Εύδοξο: 15156 (Transport Planning, author: G.Giannopoulos, Eudoxos code:15156)
Additional bibliography for study
Δύο τεύχη Διδακτικών Σημειώσεων Σχεδιασμού Μεταφορών, συγγρ. Χρίστος Ταξιλτάρης (Two volumes of didactic notes in Transport Planning, author: Ch.Taxiltaris)
Last Update
20-09-2013