Course syllabus

Trafikteknisk analys
Traffic Engineering and Analysis

VTVN15, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2018/19
Decided by: PLED V
Date of Decision: 2018-03-27

General Information

Elective for: V4-tv
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The purpose of the course is to get applied and in depth knowledge within the field of traffic engineering regarding theories, measurment- and analysis methods and management of traffic related data.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


The course includes lectures, assignments, field studies, project work as well as literature studies. The lectures and the literature studies provide a good theoretical base and a broad knowledge and understanding of the fundamentals in traffic engineering and the practical excercises give applied knowledge. A project work gives the students further in depth knowledge in a specific field.

The project work is presentetd in a written report as well as an oral presentation and the teachers provide formative as well as summative feedback during the course.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: For a passing grade: approves written exam, approved exercises, approved project work, approved oral presentation and presence at the obligatory parts are needed. The grade is awarded on the basis of the written exam, the project work report and the other assignments.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: VTT141, VTTF05, VTTF10

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Fredrik Pettersson,
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