Please be advised: Due to maintenance at the TU locking system iintegration some errors in this area may occur.. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

231.028 Methods and models in settlement and transport planning
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to explain various methods and models common in settlement and traffic planning. They can indicate the strengths and weaknesses as well as the permissible application areas of the methods and models. The students are then able to apply them, assess the validity of forecasts, and distinguish appropriate from inappropriate methods.

Subject of course

You can find the slides in this lecture's TUWEL course.

  1. Transport and land use plans, master plans
  2. Methods for data collection and mobility surveys
  3. Methods local traffic control
  4. Statistical methods
  5. Evaluation methods - basics
  6. Evaluation methods - cost benefit analysis, multi criteria analysis, etc.
  7. Qualitative methods and models
  8. Transport models, land use and transport interaction models
  9. Methods of supply planning for public tranport providers
  10. Traffic management methods

Teaching methods

Discussion of the connections using concrete, practical examples.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Zuordnung im Masterstudium Bauingenieurwesen (Studienkennzahl: 066 505):
Modul 2 der Vertiefungsrichtung Verkehr & Mobilität;
Modul 3 der anderen Vertiefungsrichtungen



Course dates

Mon09:00 - 10:3004.10.2021 - 06.12.2021 (LIVE)Live-Stream der Vorlesung
Methods and models in settlement and transport planning - Single appointments
Mon04.10.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon11.10.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon18.10.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon25.10.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon01.11.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon08.11.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon15.11.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon22.11.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon29.11.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung
Mon06.12.202109:00 - 10:30 der Vorlesung

Examination modalities

Presentation and discussion of the group work

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2021 00:00 23.11.2021 00:00



Pfaffenbichler, Paul : The strategic, dynamic and integrated urban land use and transport model MARS (Metropolitan Activity Relocation Simulator) : development, testing and application / von Paul Pfaffenbichler. - Wien : Inst. für Verkehrsplanung u. Verkehrstechnik, Techn. Univ. Wien, 2003. - 277 S. . - (Beiträge zu einer ökologisch und sozial verträglichen Verkehrsplanung ; 2003,1 ). Freihand Bücher (4.Stock) UMW:130 AUT (2003)

Preceding courses

Continuative courses