Transportation Policy, Strategy & Management OpenCourseWare: A Free Online Graduate Study MIT Course on Transportation Organization Management

Published Dec 31, 2008

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Learn about the challenges faced with the implementation and management of transportation systems in this free OpenCourseWare offered by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). 'Transportation Policy, Strategy and Management' provides an in-depth look at transportation methods, laws, policies and management issues. This graduate-level course is designed for students studying transportation, engineering or logistics.

Transportation Policy, Strategy & Management: Course Specifics

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Transportation Policy, Strategy & Management: Course Description

Some of the key concerns relating to the creation of roads and other transportation systems include sustainability, safety and environmental and ecological impact. Meeting all of these concerns requires strategic planning by professionals in transportation and design management. This free OpenCourseWare offered by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)'s School of Engineering in Cambridge, Massachusetts, discusses the various policies and strategies used for managing transportation systems. Students learn about environmental issues related to transportation and how they can affect planning and construction. Students will also discuss possible technological advancements, their necessity, likelihood, implementation, safety, cost and performance. MIT professor Joseph Coughlin teaches this enlightening course about transportation development, policy and efficiency. The course is built around a series of case studies of real-world challenges faced by transportation strategy, policy and management professionals.

Lectures, notes and study materials are available for free online. To learn more about this free OpenCourseWare, visit the transportation policy, strategy & management course page.

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