Course syllabus

Design av stadens infrastruktur
Urban Infrastructure Design

VTVN05, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2020/21
Decided by: PLED V
Date of Decision: 2020-03-23

General Information

Elective for: V5-tv
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The aim of the course is to provide knowledge on urban infrastructure design on a network level as well as on a detailed level and to provide knowledge on the demands that different road user groups and different means of tranport have regarding design of trafic facilities and networks.

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 students will carry out a design project in a complex urban area. The course includes lectures, fieldwork, exersices and workshops. Examination is done by oral and written presentation.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Approved assignments and project work. The final grade is awarded on the basis of the grade on the individual assignments and the final project report and an oral presentation.

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:

Assumed prior knowledge: VTVN15 Traffic Engineering and Analysis
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Hampus Ekbladh,
Examinator: Hampus Ekbladh,
Course homepage:
Further information: The course will have the form of a project work.