1.251[J] Comparative Land Use and Transportation Planning


Class Info

Focuses on the integration of land use and transportation planning, drawing from cases in both industrialized and developing countries. Reviews underlying theories, analytical techniques, and the empirical evidence of the land use-transportation relationship at the metropolitan, intra-metropolitan, and micro-scales. Also covers the various ways of measuring urban structure, form, and the "built environment." Develops students' skills to assess relevant policies, interventions and impacts.

This class has no prerequisites.

1.251[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by C. Zegras.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Spring 2014 Subject Evaluations, 1.251[J] was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Comparative Land Use and Transportation Planning site.

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