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Indicative Learning Outcomes: By the end of this course, students should
Have a knowledge of the Transportation system;
Have an understanding of the roles of different transportation modes.
Have an understanding of the key transportation technology and be familiar with the basic concepts about the transportation system.
Understand concepts of Multimodal Transportation.
Understand issues of the Transportation system.
Build the knowledge foundation in Transportation Engineering and understand its potential applications in Transportation, City Planning and major Environmental projects.
This course gives an overview about the transportation system. Transportation engineering focuses on the infrastructure of transportation and all the elements which support the movement of goods and people. The course explains how to apply the technologies and scientific principles to the planning, operation and management of facilities for any mode of transportation. This topic conveys an understanding of the importance of transportation in modern society by presenting selected characteristics of existing transportation systems, their use and relationships to other human activities.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Autonomous Student Learning||
This module is delivered overseas and is not available to students based at the UCD Belfield or UCD Blackrock campuses.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Presentation: Presentation at the end of the module||Unspecified||n/a||Graded||No||
|Attendance: Class attendance and participation||Throughout the Trimester||n/a||Graded||No||
|Examination: Final examination at the end of the course||2 hour End of Trimester Exam||No||Graded||No||
|Remediation Type||Remediation Timing|
|In-Module Resit||Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
Written and oral feedback on in-class assessment