This module is only available for students enrolled on to MSc Transport Planning and Engineering who have completed all other compulsory modules. Read More
The module comprises two components. The first offers an introduction to research in transport. You will learn how to identify research objectives and questions linked to the existing knowledge gaps in the transport field. You will develop the skills to carry out a literature review, searching for literature by means of the resources available through the University, and learn about research philosophies and methods. Research methods are exemplified by focusing on surveys. The second component is the development of a dissertation on your chosen topic. You will work under the supervision of a member of the staff.