Welcome to Module 3 of the Open Online Course!
This module will help you to develop your competencies to provide your students with opportunities to understand different ways of reducing Carbon Footprint for SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT to combat climate change.
Learning objectives & outcomes
By the end of this module, you will:
- Know the benefits and harmful effects of transport;
- Recognize the different modes of sustainable transport;
- Analyse the international transportation policies combating climate change and supporting green cities;
- Develop skills to reduce the carbon footprint of transportation.
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