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AH2311 Transport and Travel Surveys 3.0 credits

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
Headings with content from the Course syllabus AH2311 (Spring 2020–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

        The course is organized around three main cases for collecting and analyzing transport data:

  • Traffic safety analysis
  • Revealed preference data from household travel diaries
  • Stated preference data from questionnaires

Intended learning outcomes

        Students will be able to:

  • Choose the appropriate plan for collecting accident data
  • Design the overall layout and specific questions for a travel diary survey
  • Pilot a travel survey and revise it based on the results of the pilot
  • Design and implement a stated preference survey using hypothetical questions
  • Perform simple statistical analysis to examine key questions in the collected data

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

For admitted students to the Master of Science in Civil Engineering and Urban Management (CSAMH) or the Master of Science in Transport and Geoinformation Technology (TTGTM), there are no additional requirements.

For other students:

  • A completed bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, urban planning, geomatics, geography, engineering physics, computer science, statistics, economics, and/or mathematics, including at least 6 university credits (hp) in each of the following or their equivalents: Programming, Linear Algebra, Calculus in One Variable, and Probability & Statistics; and
  • English language proficiency equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course B/6.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

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Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination

  • LAB1 - Laboratory Assignment, 3.0 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

  •    LAB1 - Laboratory Assignment, 3.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Profile picture Anders Karlström

Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web AH2311

Offered by

ABE/Transport and Systems Analysis

Main field of study

Built Environment

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Maria Börjesson (maria.borjesson@abe.kth.se)