Course Title : Urban Transport Management

Code 10Z003
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period see the handbook for course registration
Location conference room, TPU karasuma office (see the handbook for course registration)
Credits 1
Restriction see the handbook for course registration
Lecture Form(s) Intensive Lecture
Language Japanese
Instructor Ryoji Matsunaka, Satoshi Fujii, Nobuhiro Uno

Course Description

This class will provide lectures on characteristics and problems of transport modes such as car, public transport, and foot. Also, it will cover the technical skill to analyze present urban traffic problems quantitatively.

Grading

evaluation by attendance and class participation

Course Goals

to understand characteristics and problems of transport modes such as car, public transport, and foot.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Plan and practice of public transport 2 City activation and attractiveness, Public transport, Light rail transit, Bus
Basic concept of mobility management 1 Mobility management, Activation of the public transport, Downtown activation
Investigation, interpretation, and evaluation on urban traffic phenomenon 2 Person trip survey, Transportation demand management, Cost-benefit analysis
Exercise and discussion 3

Textbook

No textbook

Textbook(supplemental)

Prerequisite(s)

Independent Study Outside of Class

Web Sites

http://www.upl.kyoto-u.ac.jp/index.html

Additional Information