Transport & Infrastructure Planning
University of Queensland
Area of Study
Urban Studies and Planning
Taught In English
PLAN1001 or GN152
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units2
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
OverviewCourse DescriptionPlanning for sustainable transport, mobility and accessibility. Planning for various urban infrastructure such as water supply and management, and waste treatment and disposal, and electricity.Learning ObjectivesAfter successfully completing this course you should be able to:
Class Contact2 Lecture hours, 1 Contact hourAssessment SummaryParticipation: 10%Project: 40%Reflection: 20%Final Exam: 30%
- Understand the interaction between transportation and other infrastructure with land use and the wider urban context, including their contribution towards the development of an inclusive, liveable and sustainable city.
- Discuss concepts, principles, policies and practices in urban transport and infrastructure planning.
- Comprehend individual mobility and accessibility needs, transport mode options, and travel behaviour preferences.
- Apply concepts and principles in transport and/or infrastructure planning to a team-based project.
- Engage, communicate with and elicit perception from a range of actors and stakeholders about their challenges, options and solutions in transport and infrastructure.
- Demonstrate the ability to be able to reflect on transport and infrastructure planning practice.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.