Architecture-Design-and-Built-Environment - Course - SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION FOR ARCHITECTS

  • Course Code: CVEE680
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 2 LEC
  • Course Type: Program Elective Course (PEC)

Course Description

Introduction to transportation planning process, Principal of traffic engineering, Definitions of sustainable developments, sustainable mobility, sustainability indicators, Goal-oriented transportation planning, saving motorized traffic (integrated land-use / transportation planning, effective use of telecommunications). Shifting motorized traffic (increasing the role of public transport, creation of pedestrian and cycling facilities, private car use restriction, Ride – sharing and car – sharing), smoothing motorized traffic (Introducing traffic control, Improving the accessibility in central areas).