Good transport systems and projects are critical to the development of environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive cities.Transforming Urban Mobility - Introduction to Transport Planning for Sustainable Cities at UCL by FutureLearn considers the impacts of motorisation, our current unsustainable travel patterns, and the framework for changing to sustainable urban mobility.
Understand the components of a sustainable urban mobility strategy
You’ll explore the impacts of different transport systems and discover approaches to transport planning that help cities become more sustainable.You’ll also examine the different dimensions of sustainable urban mobility, including the Avoid-Shift-Improve (ASI) framework, which strives to achieve significant GHG emission reductions, reduced energy consumption, less congestion, with the final objective being to create more liveable cities.
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- How transport affects our cities
- The Avoid-Shift-Improve (ASI) framework for developing sustainable urban mobility
- Integrated urban planning and transpor
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- 1 months
- 3 hrs/week
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DisciplinesSustainable Development Urban Planning View 28 other Short Courses in Sustainable Development in United Kingdom
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- The course is best suited to transport and city planning practitioners in both the Global South and Global North, including in Africa, Latin America and Asia.
- This includes academics, researchers, students and those working in national and city authorities, consultancies, and civil society. It’s also suited to those who are simply interested in learning more about sustainable urban mobility.
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