AAR4225 - Integrated Land Use and Transportation Planning


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

The course will address land use as a driving force and in the development of cities and regions and the transport system. There will be provided examples of organizing and implementing of interdisciplinary integrated land use and transportation planning on the master planning level.

Learning outcome

The student shall have:
- thorough knowledge of the land-use transport connection, i.e. how much transport is generated by different functions
- good knowledge of the presumtions for more environmental friendly travels using restrictions and incentives.

The student:
- can analyse the importance of land use for travel behaviour, the relationship between different transportation modes and requirments for transport standard as a function of land use
- can use results from travel behaviour investigations, data bases and environmental impact assessments (EIAs).

General competence:
The student:
- has basic understanding of plannnig of land use and transportation infrastructure in a sustainable perspective and what constitutes this concept.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises, and possible seminars.

Compulsory assignments

  • Essay

Further on evaluation

You can register for a re-scheduled examination in the next exam period.

The exercise must be passed in order to take the written exam.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Architecture (MAAR)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (MTBYGG)
Physical Planning (MFYSPL)
Urban Ecological Planning (MSA1)

Required previous knowledge

Minimum Bachelor degree or its equivalent. It is an advantage with knowledge of planning according to your country's Planning Act.

Course materials

Books, Compendium (inclusive articles, research reports and governmental documents).

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SIA4023 7.5
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

No.of lecture hours: 3
Lab hours: 1
No.of specialization hours: 8

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Geography
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Architecture and Planning



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn UTS Written examination 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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