Upcoming Webinar Will Feature Recently Updated FHWA Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation University Course
Posted on October, 10th 2019
During this webinar panelists will highlight the importance of, and opportunities for, incorporating bicycle and pedestrian travel into university-level transportation courses. This webinar will feature the recently updated FHWA Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation University Course and share examples of assignments and in-class activities.
The FHWA Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation University Course includes customizable course materials that are designed to help inspire the next generation of transportation practitioners to support safe, vibrant, and multimodal transportation systems. Through this course, students will:
- Recognize the legitimacy of the bicycle and pedestrian modes;
- Understand how policy, planning, and engineering practices can be improved to create a more balanced transportation system; and
- Become familiar with basic policies, practices, tools, and design principles that can be used to create bicycle- and pedestrian-friendly communities.
The course materials are intended for use in graduate or undergraduate courses in civil engineering and/or urban/regional planning programs. Materials can also be incorporated into classes in public health, public policy and administration, and landscape architecture. Presentations, assignments, readings, videos, and instructor guide are now available: www.pedbikeinfo.org/FHWAcourse
To register for this webinar, click here.