Planit


Transport Planning and Engineering

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus, Off campus

Content

During your studies you will examine the major transport issues facing society and learn the main techniques applied in analysing and resolving transport problems.

You will gain an understanding of transport systems through studying issues such as transport modelling and appraisal techniques from a theoretical and practical perspective. You will also learn how to develop effective transport strategies to address a range of different scenarios.

Subjects include
Public transport; Transport policy; Development planning and transport assessment; Traffic engineering control; Transport and traffic models; Transport research methods; Transport economics and appraisal; Traffic management; and MSc project.

Entry Requirements

A 2:2 Honours degree or above, with a background in civil engineering, social sciences, geography or maths.

Start Date

January, May

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

21 - 33 months

Department

Engineering

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Air Transport

Distribution

Rail Transport

Road Transport

Sea Transport