Course Title : Urban Transport Policy

Code 10Z001
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 1st term
Class day & Period see the handbook for course registration
Location conference room, UPL karasuma office (see the handbook for course registration)
Credits 1
Restriction see the handbook for course registration
Lecture Form(s) Intensive Lecture
Language Japanese
Instructor Dai Nakagawa, Ryoji Matsunaka, Tetsuharu Oba

Course Description

This class will provide lectures on the new transport policy carried out in domestic and foreign cities and to understand the difference between the conventional transport policy and the new urban transport policy. Also, it will cover a process to realize the new urban transport policy.

Grading

evaluation by attendance and class participation

Course Goals

to understand the difference between the conventional transport policy and the new urban transport policy

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Outline 1
Front runner of urban transport policy in the world 2 Reallocation of road space, Pedestrianisation
Front runner of urban transport policy in Japan 1 Downtown activation, Strategies of sustainable transport for our cities, Climate change
Front runner of urban transport policy in Kyoto 1 Eco model city, Transport demand management, Public transport network
Basic concept and best practices of new urban transport policy 1 Community bus, Compact city
Discussion 1
Presentation 1

Textbook

No textbook

Textbook(supplemental)

Prerequisite(s)

Web Sites

http://www.upl.kyoto-u.ac.jp/index.html

Additional Information