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290061 VO Cohesion Policy and Spatial Governance in the European Union (2021W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Tu 25.01. 16:45-18:15 Digital


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Single sessions take place in hybrid form (in the lecture room plus online streaming) or fully online via Zoom: https://univienna.zoom.us/j/94126590050?pwd=bnB5aVVGVVg1a0JqZ3psQnhVa2tJUT09
[Kenncode 241664]

Tuesday 12.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 19.10. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal II NIG Erdgeschoß
Tuesday 16.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 23.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 30.11. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 07.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 14.12. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 11.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 18.01. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal II NIG Erdgeschoß


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course centres around the EU Cohesion Policy, which goes into a new 7year cycle from 2021 onwards. Most content relates to the edited volume of Rauhut/Sielker/Humer 2021. The single lectures will be given by authors of various chapters of the edited volume.
This course is held in cooperation with the Austrian Geographic Society ÖGG.

A detailed list of sessions, which are held in English language:
Respective links for the online sessions and streamings will be provided later on this webpage.
To get an overview of all sessions (also the ones in German language) please consult the DE version of this webpage.

16.11. 2021, ONLINE (english)
Evert Meijers (Utrecht) „Territorial Cohesion, Polycentricm and Regional Disparities »

23.11. 2021, ONLINE (english)
Daniel Rauhut (Joensuu) „A Territorial Cohesion Development Index”

07.12. 2021, ONLINE (english)
Giancarlo Cotella (Turin) & Marcin Dabrowski (Delft) “EU Cohesion Policy as a driver of Europeanisation”

14.12.2021, ONLINE (english)
Simone Tulumello (Lisbon) „Housing Policies and the European Union”

11.01. 2022, ONLINE (english)
Cristina Serbanica (Bucharest) “Smart Specialisation, Peripheries and EU Cohesion Policy”

Assessment and permitted materials

Written e-exam in shape of a 24h-essay on Tuesday, 1st of February 2022, starting at 8am. At least 2 more such exam dates will take place during summer semester 2022.

The language of the exam is German.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Written exam.

Examination topics

Content of the sessions (all sessions, German and English language sessions) and the respective chapters of the edited volume Rauhut/Sielker/Humer 2021

Reading list

Rauhut, D., Sielker, F. & Humer, A. (eds.) (2021) EU Cohesion Policy and Spatial Governance: Territorial, Social and Economic Challenges; edited volume; Cheltenham: Edward Elgar; https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/gbp/eu-cohesion-policy-and-spatial-governance-9781839103575.html

Association in the course directory

(MG-S5-NPI) (MG-W9-NPI) (MR3-NPI) (BA UF GW 19) (MA UF GW 02-2)

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