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Transport Systems: Global Issues and Future Innovations

University of Leeds via FutureLearn

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Overview

Explore how and why transport systems must change in the 21st century

What are the challenges faced by today’s transport sector? How can transport professionals develop systems that meet the needs of the 21st century?

Get answers to these questions and more with this course exploring the future of transport. You will learn about effective transport planning and modelling, considering how transport solutions can become sustainable, reduce pollution and improve the health and safety of people across the world.

You will also consider how technologies such as connected and autonomous vehicles and high-speed rail might address global issues.

This course is for undergraduate students and mid-career professionals interested in a career in the transport industry.

It will be especially useful for undergraduates studying engineering, urban planning, mathematics, economics, geography and psychology. It will also be useful for mid-career professionals already working in the transport sector or considering a move to the transport sector from other areas such as engineering, scientific research, local and national government policy making, construction and logistics.

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Yue Huang

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5.0 2 months ago
Anonymous completed this course.
This course was very helpful to me as I was considering taking an MSc in Transport. It gave me an holistic view of what I should expect, the happenings in the industry and touched on a wide variety of topics. I thoroughly enjoyed the activities as well.
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William W
5.0 2 months ago
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Great course! Really taught me a lot on the future of transportation and made me think a lot about the new solutions that we need to start developing to cope with the innovations that are taking place now.
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Anonymous
5.0 2 weeks ago
Anonymous completed this course.
An excellent short course which gave a good overview of the subject, the current challenges and the progress being made. It was well put together and good links before further reading.
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Anonymous
5.0 2 months ago
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The course provides a great insight into the Transport Industry and should spark interest in anyone who may be considering a career in Transport.
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