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290079 EX Field excursion: Urban Development in South-Eastern Europe (2021S)

4.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work


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


max. 24 participants
Language: German



The excursion is scheduled for 12 - 17 September 2021


Aims, contents and method of the course

Students should develop a general view on urban development in Southeast Europe, to be discussed in class. Students should be enabled to interpret topics of urban geography from the viewpoint of the SEE periphery. Historical path dependencies as well as contemporary processes of urban development will be elaborated - with a focus on cities to be visited during the field trip.

Assessment and permitted materials

Pro-active participation, writing of an excursion report

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participation (50%) and excursion report (50%) have to be graded positive.

Examination topics

No exam - active participation!

Reading list

Matznetter, W., Musil, R. (2020): Peripheral Metropolises in Southeast Europe. In: Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Geographischen Gesellschaft 162, p. 9-24. DOI 10.1553/moegg162s9

Association in the course directory

(MG3-EX) (MG-W8) (MR7-EX) (MA UF GW 02)

Last modified: We 14.04.2021 10:52