11.526 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.

11.526 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by C. Zegras.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 5-234.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 11.526 was rated 5.1 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Comparative Land Use and Transportation Planning site or on the 11.526 Stellar site.

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