CIV_ENV 480-1: Travel Demand Analysis and Forecasting 1

Quarter Offered

Winter : F 3:00-5:50 ; Newman


Introduction to the theory and practical application of discrete choice demand models including model formulation, estimation, specification testing and use of models in travel prediction. The course will also make an introduction to the statistical programming languages R and Biogeme. Practical problems are assigned to provide experience in handling real choice data, model estimation and model interpretation.

Class Time:

6 hr/wk


Dios Ortuzar, Juan de and Willumsen, Luis G. Modelling Transport. 1st Ed. Wiley, 2011.

Course Outline, Outcomes and Goals