231.013 Seminar on 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.

2023S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to practical implement methods of traffic planning. They learned presentation techniques, dealing with authorities, databases and citizens' initiatives based on practical cases. The students develop the project solutions interdisciplinary with students from other universities.

Subject of course

International planning seminar held in cooperation with other universities.

The seminar includes the formulation of traffic concepts for communities, with focus on personal and/or freight transport, short and long term effect mechanisms, effects of transport systems on the economy, society and the environment, application of methods used in the practice to solve concrete problems.

Teaching methods

spatial and temporal definition of the planning area, mobility surveys, evaluation of mobility data, problem analysis, development of solutions, written and graphical representation of different options, presentation of the planning process

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

This year's transport seminar will be held from 6th to 13th March in cooperation with Shibaura Institute of Technology (Japan) in Vienna.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Mon09:00 - 13:0006.03.2023Seminarraum Argentinierstrasse Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Tue13:00 - 18:0007.03.2023Seminarraum Argentinierstrasse Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Wed09:00 - 18:0008.03.2023Seminarraum AE U1 - 7 Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Thu09:00 - 18:0009.03.2023Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Fri09:00 - 18:0010.03.2023Seminarraum AA 03 - 1 Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Mon09:00 - 18:0013.03.2023Seminarraum Argentinierstrasse Joint Seminar TU Wien- SIT
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Assessment of planning and presentation, written report following the planning seminar

Course registration

Registration modalities

Please register via email to ulrich.leth@tuwien.ac.at



- Planungsunterlagen werden bereitgestellt
- Unterstützende Literatur:  

  • Studienblätter zur Vorlesung Verkehrsplanung (Grafisches Zentrum, Freihaus)
    Skriptum zur Lichsignalanlagenberechnung (Sekretariat, Forschungsbereich Verkehrsplanung und Verkehrstechnik)
    Knoflacher, H., Zur Harmonie von Stadt und Verkehr, Böhlau (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Knoflacher, H., Verkehrsplanung für den Menschen, ORAC (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Knoflacher, H., Fußgeher- und Fahrradverkehr, Böhlau (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Knoflacher, H., Landschaft ohne Autobahnen, Böhlau (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Gestaltung von Straße und Ortsraum, Amt der NÖ-Landesregierung (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Das Fahrrad im Verkehr, VCÖ (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Vorrang für Fußgänger, VCÖ (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Mensebach, W., Straßenverkehrstechnik, Werner Ingenieur Texte (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)
    Herz, R., Schlichter, H.G., Siegener W., Angewandte Statistik für Verkehrs- und Regionalplaner, Werner Ingenieur Texte, 2. Auflage (Lehrbuchsammlung; Hauptbilbliothek)

Previous knowledge

Fundamental knowledge of transport planning and traffic engineering

Preceding courses


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