Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:December, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-reading materials will be available on LMS as of July 25, 2011 . It is expected that students will read the required pre-reading materials before the first day of class.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 35 hours: 5 days x 7 hours |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:||Entry into the Melbourne School of Design, or approval from the subject coordinator.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None specified|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||705-322 (ABPL30017) - Advanced Transport Planning|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. |
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website : http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr John Stone
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
This subject was formerly called Public Transport Network Planning (PG).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 focus on using critical analysis to compare the outcomes of transport planning practice in Melbourne and other places including Vancouver, Zurich and NZ cities.
|Objectives:||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.|
|Prescribed Texts:||None specified|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://www.msd.unimelb.edu.au/how-to-apply/coursework/|
Master of Urban Planning |
Master of Urban Planning
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