TU Delft & Wageningen University - Sustainable Urban Development

2017-03-31 23:00 - 23:00 (UTC)
The challenges cities face today require a holistic, systemic and transdisciplinary approach that spans different fields of expertise and disciplines such as urban planning, urban design, urban engineering, systems analysis, policy making, social sciences and entrepreneurship. This self-paced edX-course (MOOC) is all about this integration of different fields of knowledge within the metropolitan context.

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Course provider: TU Delft & Wageningen University


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Trainer: Arjan van Timmeren, Huub H.M. Rijnaarts, Mariette Overschie, Marc Spiller and Koen Wetser


Fee: FREE, Add a Verified Certificate for $50

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Course Outline: Sustainable Urban Development is organized into 7 weeks. Each week we will cover a new topic. However, you are welcome to follow the course at a faster pace if your schedule permits. We will start each week with an introduction video followed by a combination of readings, knowledge clips, animations, quizzes to check your understanding, assignments and a weekly test.

Topics covered: Urban Growth, Socio-economic Change, Climate Change, Resource Shortage, Digitization & (Geo)Data

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Requirements: No prerequisites.

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Registration: This is a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that runs on edX: www.edx.org

Partner: This course forms a part of the educational programme of the Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions and is developed by Wageningen UR and TU Delft, two of the founding universities of AMS Institute.

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