The Master of Transport and Traffic is built round four foundation units, a project and electives. The program gives you scope to study a range of topics or build a specialisation in transport planning or traffic engineering.
Foundation units (each 6 credit points)
- Traffic engineering and management
- Planning Urban Mobility Futures
- Transport and Traffic Data
- Applied transport data analysis
Elective Units (at least 3, each 6 credit points)
- Advanced traffic engineering
- Intelligent transport systems
- Travel demand modelling
- Applied transport economics
- Fundamentals of urban public transport
- Infrastructure project and policy evaluation
- Asset management
- Infrastructure information management
Postgraduate units from other Faculties at Monash or other Universities may also qualify as electives.
Students may choose to exit with either a Graduate Certificate in Traffic and Transport or a Graduate Diploma in Traffic and Transport.
This program is delivered on-line, that is students study off-campus for this degree. Units are delivered on-line via distance education. There are no classes to attend.
Through unit specific websites students have access to structured learning resources and complete a range of individual and/or group learning activities each week. The learning resources include video presentations, topic notes and required readings. Some units specify a required textbook. Interact on-line with academic staff and other students. You will submit your assignments on-line and take your exams at an exam venue close to your home.
Students also have access to a tailored Orientation web site which provides valuable information to assist you prepare for, and get the most from, your on-line studies. The site provides
- an introduction to the Master of Transport and Traffic program including a glossary of Monash terminology,
- material to help students prepare for on-line learning,
- time and study management advice,
- information on assessment procedures,
- resources for student support and wellbeing, and
- help on resources round the university and with technology.