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This unit of study aims to provide an advanced understanding of the fundamentals of traffic engineering, traffic flow theory, traffic modelling, and operations. Topics include: fundamentals of traffic flow theory; Shock Wave analysis, micro-modelling; macro-modelling; queuing theory; signalised and unsignalised intersections; ramp metering; traffic simulation; accident analysis, traffic data collection and analysis; and crowd dynamics.
|Academic unit||Civil Engineering|
|Assumed knowledge: ?||(CIVL2700 OR CIVL9700) AND (MATH1001 OR MATH1021) AND (MATH1003 OR MATH1023) AND MATH1005 AND ENGG1801. Basic statistics through regression analysis, differential and integral calculus, computer programming.|
At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:
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