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English

Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

EnergyUrban PlanningEconomyCity Planning

Learner Career Outcomes

37%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

10%

got a pay increase or promotion

Shareable Certificate

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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 7 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Urban Transformation

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 27 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Sustainable Urban Transformation5m
Sustainable Cities7m
ICLEI Green Climate Cities – an introduction1m
ICLEI Green Climate Cities – development strategy2m
WWF Housing2m
The Urban Green – Part 16m
4 readings
Course syllabus10m
Grading10m
Readings Module 110m
About the team10m
1 practice exercise
Module 120m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Urban Infrastructure

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 23 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Cities, Nature and Innovation – an introduction2m
Cities, Nature and Innovation – international overview7m
WWF Transport1m
The Urban Green - Part 25m
2 readings
Readings Module 210m
Green Urban Initiative: Example Submissions10m
1 practice exercise
Module 220m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Urban Experimentation

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 22 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Governance of Urban Sustainability Transitions – an introduction1m
Governance of Urban Sustainability Transitions – discussions themes6m
WWF Positive2m
The Urban Green - Part 34m
1 reading
Readings Module 310m
1 practice exercise
Module 320m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Urban Lifestyles

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 29 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Sharing Economy and Cities – an introduction2m
Sharing Economy and Cities – key topics11m
WWF Consumption1m
The Green Urban - Part 45m
1 reading
Readings Module 410m
1 practice exercise
Module 420m

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