European Master of Science in Intelligent Transport Systems


Module description

Czech Technical University, Linköping University and UAS Technikum Wien offer a variety of subjects categorized in multiple modules, each focused on enhancing the knowledge, abilities and skills of students in the ITS domain. While each university offers different subjects within the same module, the gained knowledge is similar for all three.

Module 1: Transportation Systems (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Analysis and Prevention of Traffic Accidents 2 Transportation Systems 3 GIS for Transportation 6
Analysis of Land Carriage 2 Public Transport 1.5
Identification Systems 2 Technologies in Transport 1.5

Module 2: ITS Basics (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Telematic Systems and their Design 6 ITS in Rail, Water and Airborne Transportation 4.5 Transport and Logistics Systems 6
Traffic Telematics 1.5

Module 3: Automated Data Acquisition and Processing (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Pattern Recognision 3 Sensorics 3 Traffic Demand Modeling 6
Data processing 3 Algorithms and Data structures, Soft Computing 3

Module 4: ITS Management skills (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Economy and Management of ITS projects 3 Management and Leadership Training 3 Project Management (takes place in 3rd semester) 6
Technological Aspects of Quality 2 Law 3

Module 5: Mathematical Tools (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
ITS Mathematical Tools 4 Discrete Mathematics 3 Optimisation 6
Theoretical Physics in Transportation 3 Operational Research 3

Module 6: Required elective Module (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems in Transport 2 Required Elective Module 6 Mobile Communication and Networks 6
Intelligent Vehicle and Safety 2
Risk Analysis and Management 2

Module 7: Traffic modeling and simulation (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Traffic Modeling and Simulation 4 Transport Modeling and Simulation 6 Traffic Planning and Simulation 6
Traffic Flow Theory 3

Module 8: Telecommunication (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Telecommunications in ITS 3 Telecommunications 3 Mobile Telecommunication 6
Signals and Codes 4 Mobile Telecommunication and Network Technology 3

Module 9: Specialization in ITS 1 (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Control System Theory and Reliability in Transportation 4 Embedded Control Systems 4.5 Logistics Networks and Transport 6
Information Security 2 Distributed Systems 1.5

Module 10: Specialization in ITS 2 (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Master's Project 1 2 ITS Project I
(Select one of the following: Autonomous Driving, Intelligent on Board Sensors for Vehicles, Traffic Data Acquisition, Cooperative Systems)
6 Logistics Resource Planning/Wireless Communication Systems 6
Master's Project 2 2

Module 11: GIS, Positioning, Navigation and Identification systems (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Geographical Information Localization and Navigation Systems 6 Positioning, Navigation and Identification Systems 3 Positioning Systems 6
GIS 3

Module 12: Complex Systems (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
System Engineering 3 Advanced Driver Assistance Systems 1.5 Traffic Engineering and Management 6
Cooperative Systems 1.5
Applied Mathematical Modeling 4 Logistics and Fleet Management 1.5
ITS System Architecture 1.5

Module 13: Human and environmental impacts, safety and sustainability (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Transport and Environment 2 Safety and Sustainability 3 Traffic Safety Management 6
Road Safety Audit 2 Traffic Psychology and Human Machine Interface 3
Modeling of HMI 3

Module 14: Specialization in ITS 3 (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
ITS Effectiveness Assessment 2 Dependable Systems 3 Applied Optimization 6
Advanced Telematics Applications / Railway Interlocking Systems / Vehicle Control Systems 2 Transport Economy 1.5
Safety Critical Applications in Transport / Special Materials and Technology 2 ITS Project II 1.5

Module 15: Specialization in ITS 4 (6 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Master's Project 3 4 ITS Project III 6 Analysis of Communication and Transport Systems 6

Module 16: Master Thesis (30 ECTS)

Czech Technical University in Prague ECTS UAS Technikum Wien ECTS Linköping University ECTS
Master's Project 4 8 Master's Thesis 18 Master's Thesis 30
Master's Thesis 22 Graduate Seminar 6
Supervision - Master's Thesis 6

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