Universität Wien FIND

290386 VU Principles of Urban Planning and Urbanism (2019S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 29 - Geographie
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 40 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 05.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Monday 18.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum Geographie NIG 5.OG C0528
Tuesday 19.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 26.03. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 02.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 09.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 30.04. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 07.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 14.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 21.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 28.05. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 18.06. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518
Tuesday 25.06. 13:00 - 15:00 Hörsaal 5A Geographie NIG 5.OG A0518

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course consists of 12 lecture units plus weekly readings, plus optional field visits. The taught course takes you through the history of urbanism and urban planning, from Ancient Rome to recent forms of collaborative planning. Themes will be illustrated with a large collection of slides, all to be uploaded on moodle. Examples will often be from Vienna, the 4 cities, and other European cities. Concerning the Vienna examples, you are strongly advised to visit iconic locations and exhibits yourself, alone, or with friends.

Assessment and permitted materials

written final exam on 25 June 2019, 90 minutes

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

2 major questions including a number of smaller questions have to be answered in detail. All short tests have to be uploaded on moodle on time.

Examination topics

Content of all lectures including all ppt slides, to be found on moodle.

Reading list

Hall, Peter (1998): Cities in Civilization. Culture, Innovation, and Urban Order. Selected chapters as announced in the lecture. Further readings announced within lecture units.

Association in the course directory

(MG-S4-PI.f) (MR3-FW) (MU7)

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