Engineering - Course - Sustainable Transportation In Urban Areas

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  • Course Code: CVLE625
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.)
  • Course Type: Public Works (PUWO)

Course Description

Definitions of sustainable development, Unsustainable of present transport system, Alternatives Philosophies for transportation planning concepts, Development of mobility, Sustainable-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 restrictions, Ride-sharing and Car-sharing), Smoothing motorized traffic (Introducing traffic control measures, Improving the accessibility in central areas, Residential traffic cells, Parking control, Introduction of intelligent traffic systems (Telematics).