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Advanced Transport Planning and Development - TRL4862

Honours,Post Graduate Diploma Year module NQF level: 8 Credits: 24
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: The module will provide students with the requisite knowledge and practical skills to plan and implement efficient and sustainable transport projects. The scope of the module includes the relationship between social, political, and geographic trends and the transport market in South Africa; the current state of transport infrastructure in South Africa; the developmental role of transport infrastructure in the economy; transport investment in rural areas; transport investment in urban areas; modal integration; efficient project design; sustainable transport investment; survey methods and design for transport planning; and statistics for transport planning. The theory is supplemented with informative articles from industry leaders, case studies, and South African specific analysis to ensure all of the various learning outcomes are also application-orientated.