This is a one semester course designed to examine theoretical and empirical aspects of urban transportation systems. Topics include descriptive and normative models of transportation flows, component parts of networks, models of growth processes and planning issues associated with urban transportation. A methodology is outlined to address the impact of development on the surrounding transportation network. Emphasized throughout are the spatial, economic and social consequences of transportation. (formerly GEO 608)
Weekly Contact: Lab:1 hr. Lecture:2 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1