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Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering
1. Subject name Transport Technology (PhD)
2. Subject name in Hungarian Közlekedési technológia (PhD)
3. Code BMEKOKUD003 4. Evaluation type exam grade 5. Credits 3
6. Weekly contact hours 2 (0) Lecture 0 (0) Practice 0 (0) Lab
7. Curriculum
PhD Programme
8. Role
Specific course
9. Working hours for fulfilling the requirements of the subject 90
Contact hours 28 Preparation for seminars 8 Homework 20
Reading written materials 4 Midterm preparation 20 Exam preparation 10
10. Department Department of Transport Technology and Economics
11. Responsible lecturer Dr. Mándoki Péter
12. Lecturers Dr. Mándoki Péter
13. Prerequisites  
14. Description of lectures
The subject of the course is to introduce and deepen the knowledge of road, rail and urban transport technology. Describe the processes of passenger and freight transport, the linkages between sectors and the division of labour. Technical parameters of road traffic. Special tools for urban public transport and their operation. Features of rail transport. Main, secondary and auxiliary processes of the railway operating system. Self-driving vehicles and automatic operation in public transport.
15. Description of practices
16. Description of labortory practices
17. Learning outcomes
A. Knowledge
  • The student knows and understands the characteristics, fields of application and planning techniques of each transport sub-sector. 
B. Skills
  • Ability to dealing with creative problems in the field of transport and flexible solutions to complex tasks. 
  • Able to plan technological processes, taking into account their operational aspects. 
  • Able to working in a group, sharing tasks and managing them over time. 
C. Attitudes
  • Engages in professional and ethical values ​​related to the technical field, and works based on a system-oriented and process-oriented mindset, in a team-work. 
D. Autonomy and Responsibility
  • Make his decisions carefully, in consultation with representatives of other fields of expertise, with full responsibility. 
  • In the case of team work, he also works with a well-defined responsibility.
18. Requirements, way to determine a grade (obtain a signature)
Exam, which included the results of individual tasks 50% weighting.
19. Opportunity for repeat/retake and delayed completion
Unsuccessful task can be replaced during the replacement period.
20. Learning materials
Uploaded materials to theMoodle System and the Department website.
Effective date 27 November 2019 This Subject Datasheet is valid for 2023/2024 semester II