Railway Operations, Management, and Planning 

Module Title - Railway Operations, Management, and Planning 
Number of credits - 20

Module description 

This module provides the tools for examining critically the systems and subsystems that support rail-way operations and the associated planning functions.

It will allow you to develop a solid under-standing of the constraints and opportunities applicable to railway operations, including systems integration, timetabling, resource planning, maintenance and performance management, people and operational safety. The module also covers the governmental, financial, and societal contexts that influence railway operations and planning.

The module is delivered through case studies, interactive lectures, and team activities to develop the knowhow and knowledge required to operate railways of all types. The teaching is supported by guest lecturers from industry.