Skip to main content

Learn how to evaluate urban sustainability

Professional Certificate in
Interdisciplinary Sustainable Architecture Assessment

What you will learn

  • Key elements of the urban environment and its quantification
  • Standards for the assessment of urban sustainability
  • Criteria for multilevel impact analysis
  • Multilevel modeling and evaluation tools
  • Smart cities and decision making

Based on the description of the components of the urban environment development, this program establishes guidelines and gives tools for its quantification and analysis so the practitioner can build a model for he analysis of the impact of the urban environment on sustainability with an integrative sense.

Expert instruction
2 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
2 months
3 - 4 hours per week
Discounted price: $116.10
Pre-discounted price: $129USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. UPValenciaX's Interdisciplinary Sustainable Architecture Assessment Professional Certificate

  2. 3–4 hours per week, for 4 weeks

    This course introduces the basic elements and trendsthat define sustainability practices in Architecture today. Itfollows an interdisciplinary approach that includes performance assessment and urban policies.

  3. 3–4 hours per week, for 5 weeks

    The course introduces the basic elements and trends for performing a through built environment assessment and develops the tools for urban sustainability policy impact analysis.

    • Evaluate Sustainability and make certification
    • Develop projects for Urban Development
    • Make Technical Reports on Sustainability Impact

Meet your instructors
from Universitat Politècnica de València (UPValenciaX)

Ana María Gonzálvez
Associate Professor
Universitat Politècnica de València
Javier Orozco-Messana
Associate Professor
Universitat Politècnica de València
María Valles-Planells
Associate Professor
Universitat Politècnica de València
Elena de la Poza-Plaza
Associate Professor
Universitat Politècnica de València
Dai Morgan
Associate Researcher
University of Cambridge
Naoko Ellis
University of British Columbia
Edmond Byrne
University College Cork
Kas Hemmes
Associate professor
TU Delft

Experts from UPValenciaX committed to teaching online learning

Enrolling Now

Discounted price: $116.10
Pre-discounted price: $129USD
2 courses in 2 months
Pursue the Program

Also in Architecture at edX


Drive your career forward with university-backed credit programs and verified certificates


Study and demonstrate knowledge on your schedule


Try a course before you pay


Learn with university partners and peers from around the world