Sustainability in Transport MSc (Leeds)
If you are passionate about solving the grand transport challenges of our time with benefits for climate change, pollution, urban congestion, mobility, economic growth development, liveable cities, social justice and energy scarcity – then our Sustainability in Transport MSc will inspire and equip you to tackle these issues. Whatever your background, this course will fire your imagination and expand your horizons. You could be a social or political scientist, a geographer, philosopher, or law graduate, or an engineering or science graduate with an interest in environmental and social issues. What’s most important is that you thrive on critical thinking and have a willingness to move outside disciplinary comfort zones. You will: Study a range of modules from shaping future transport systems,environmental science, sustainable transport and environmental policy and governance through to investigating the links between transport and climate change, the environment and economic development. Develop the management skills to lead strategic reviews of transport policy. Undertake strategic assessments and reviews of transport and environmental policies. Be taught by internationally renowned academics from the Institute for Transport Studies and the School of Earth and Environment. Their work is developing sustainable solutions in transport and beyond. Gain industry-specific skills for access to a fast expanding employment market. Have a choice of modules including gaining leadership skills to effectively chair visioning workshops, stakeholder engagement events, strategy meetings, and make persuasive presentations to policy makers.
Providers offering this Course
University of Leeds - Institute for Transport Studies