856304 Development of a transport master plan for a town

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Ludwig, Moritz , Stark, Juliane , Meschik, Michael
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


The planning process, methodic approaches and project organisation; Public relations, shaping political ideas and community participation; Case studies;

Analysis of normative and informative elements in planning (with a presentation by the students); development of a traffic concept for a particular site on the principle of an environmentally friendly handling of traffic under consideration of motorized and non-motorized transport modes; presentation of the plans in the form of an exhibition.

Previous knowledge expected

Compulsory courses in the field of transport planning, knowledge in computer-aided design and design of cross-sections.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The seminars aim to consolidate the methods and theory taught in the lectures and exercises on transport planning and highway engineering by getting teams of students to prepare a traffic model for a particular city site. This also gives the students the opportunity to further develop their teamwork and presentation skills.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.