342-0314/01 – Urban Mass Passenger Transport (MHD)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2001/2002Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
OLI22 doc. Ing. Ivana Olivková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Combined Graded credit 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To characterize of urban mass passenger transport signs, operational base of urban public transport, operation and outputs characteristics of urban public transport. To evaluate urban public transport quality, costs and incomes, fare systems in urban mass passenger transport. To formulate the problems dispatching control, creation of graphic timetables, timetables and traffic network of urban public transport.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Characterize signs of urban mass passenger transport, vehicles and infrastructure of urban public transport. Transport and traffic characteristics, outputs and utilization indicators of urban public transport. Problems of dispatching control, creation of graphic timetables, timetables and traffic network of urban public transport. Definition quality and urban public transport quality evaluation. Costs, incomes, operational and economics selection criteria for urban public transport vehicles, fare systems in urban mass passenger transport.

Compulsory literature:

VUCHIC, V.R.: Urban Transit, operations, planning and economics. John Willey&Sons, Inc., 2005, ISBN 0-471-63265-1

Recommended literature:

GIFFORD, J.: Flexible Urban Transportation, ISBN: 0-08-044053-3. Kenneth Button: Recent Developments in Transport Economics., Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2003.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Written exam - 2 check tests during semester Classified credit - subject finishing

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The program of lectures 1. Introduction, basic concepts, characteristics of public transport. 2. Access by public transport. 3. Public transport infrastructure. 4. Transport characteristics of public transport. 5. The orbital period and velocity of transportation. 6. Transport characteristics of public transport. 7. Performance of public transport. 8. Performance indicators over time and use public transportation vehicles. 9. Dispatcher PT management. Diagram of transport. Timetable. 10.Quality of public transport. 11.Methods assessing the quality of public transport. 12.Public transport network and its characteristics. 13.Costs and sales of public transport. Public transport tariff systems. 14.Choice of vehicle. Business and Economics point of view choice of vehicle. Exercise Program 1. Seminar on public transport. Discussion. 2. Technical and operational characteristics of public transport vehicles. 3. Types of stops, keeping lines of public transport. 4. Calculations of transport and transport inequality, the coefficient for the passengers. 5. Calculations of orbital period, orbital velocity and its components. 6. Calculations of the capacity, number of vehicles on the route, traffic interval. 7. Calculations of transport services. Calculations of transport operations. 8. Control Test 1. Calculations of the number of passengers carried by public transport. 9. Examples of the calculation of performance indicators over time and use public transportation vehicles. 10. Evaluation criteria for the quality of public transport movement. 11. Example Applying the multicriteria evaluation of the quality of public transport. 12. Calculations of transport characteristics of the public transport network. 13. Calculating the cost of the line from the specified values ​​of direct and indirect costs. 14. Control Test 2. Select a vehicle.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Written exam Written test 100  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2003/2004 (B2341) Engineering (2301R002) Transport Equipment K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (B2341) Engineering (2301R002) Transport Equipment P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
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