POL3232 - Transport Policy and the Environment

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public Policy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
SA3232 or SA4955
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students with basic knowledge of transport policy and the environment as well as strengthen their understanding and appreciation of how transport policy is formulated and how it interacts with its system environment: the social, economic and natural environment. It also examines the key issues associated with the formulation of urban transport policies using Hong Kong as a case example; and explores roles of the government in transport and social exclusion, regulation, financing, sustainable transport development and regional transport integration.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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