Infrastructure and Rolling Stock Systems
Module Title - Infrastructure and Rolling Stock Systems
Number of credits - 20
This module provides a starting point for critically examining the systems and subsystems that make up railway infrastructure and rolling stock.
The module describes the interfaces between these sub-systems and the other sub-systems of the railway. It will allow you to develop a solid understanding of the technologies and components of railway infrastructure and rolling stock, including system and component design, performance under different operating conditions, installation, maintenance, and people.
The module also covers the governmental, financial, and management issues that affect the rolling stock and infrastructure systems. The module is delivered through case studies, interactive lectures, and team activities to develop learning with support from guest lecturers from industry.