Traffic Operations and Control Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, Western Michigan University

CCE 540 Transportation Planning

Instructor: Professor Jun-Seok Oh []

Course Description

Theoretical foundations of transportation planning, design, and analysis methods. Theory and application of aggregate and disaggregate models for land use development, trip generation, and destination, mode, and route choice. Transportation network analysis. Planning, design, and evaluation of system alternatives.

Course Objective

The objective of this course is to introduce the students to transportation modeling tools via small problems and a case study application. The techniques for modeling, planning, and designing transportation systems will be the focus of the class.

Course Outcomes

Prerequisites and Requirements

Computer familiarity, and statistics are critical for success



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    Homework Assignments and Exams

    All class assignments are due on the day and time assigned. Late assignment will NOT be accepted for grade. There will be a midterm and a final exam.

    Academic Honesty

    You are responsible for making yourself aware of and understanding the policies and procedures in the Undergraduate (pp. 274-276) or Graduate (pp. 26-28) Catalog that pertain Academic Honesty. These policies include cheating, fabrication, falsification and forgery, multiple submission, plagiarism, complicity and computer misuse. If there is reason to believe you have been involved in academic dishonesty, you will be referred to the Office of Student Conduct. You will be given the opportunity to review the charge(s). If you believe you are not responsible, you will have the opportunity for a hearing. You should consult with me if you are uncertain about an issue of academic honesty prior to the submission of an assignment or test.

    Course Outline

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