Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours. 12 x 3 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
Entry into the Melbourne School of Design or approval from the subject coordinator.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
705-322 (ABPL30017) Advanced Transport Planning
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMr John Stone
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
This subject explores skills required for transport planners who wish to improve the economic, environmental and social performance of urban transport systems. It draws on international experience and research to articulate the principles and practical techniques in two key areas:
Other issues to be covered in the subject will be chosen in consultation between the lecturer and students. Two topics will be chosen from the following:
The lectures and the individual and group assignments will compare and critically analyse the transport planning practice and outcomes of in Melbourne and in Vancouver and London and cities in German-speaking Europe, New Zealand and East Asia.
This subject will enable students to begin to develop expertise equivalent to that which underlies traditional traffic planning and engineering. It will allow them to participate confidently in professional processes to improve urban transport systems.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.edsc.unimelb.edu.au|
Master of Design (Urban Design) |
Master of Urban Design
Master of Urban Planning
Melbourne School of Design multidisciplinary elective subjects |
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