Land Use and Transportation Planning

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
75
PERIOD
12/09/2022 to 30/12/2022

Course Description

Course Description: Urban functional areas, travel demand between these areas trip generation and attraction centers. Travel characteristics purpose volume, frequency. Urban passenger movements and distribution of goods in urban region daily, weekly and seasonal changes. Space requirements for moving and waiting traffic in different urban areas. Pedestrian movements. Transport studies traffic control mechanisms. Principles and constraints of transportation planning. Planning process, definition of study area and zones, inventories, transport models. Evaluation of management systems and transport investment decisions public participation and decision making. Course Objectives: Grasp the foundations of land use and transport interaction. Evaluate the relationships between transportation modes and spatial functions. Grasp the importance of integration among the modes of transport in urban areas. Be aware of environmental and social dimensions in transportation-land use interaction. Be able to evaluate the policies of transportation-land use planning in different urban areas.

Subject area

Environment City Climate

Educational-info

Day of the weeks

42 h - 14 weeks

ECTS

75

Validation mode

Personal project

Organizer

Partner

İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi

Faculty

Graduate School

Department

Urban Planning

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