Universität Wien FIND

290433 PS Evaluation Procedures, Spatial and Environmental Impact Assessment (2021S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 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. 30 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 05.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 19.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 26.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 16.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 23.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 30.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 14.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 21.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 28.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 04.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Friday 18.06. 15:00 - 17:15 Digital
Friday 25.06. 15:00 - 17:15 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

This course addresses students in the advanced study period. It aims at the increase of methodological knowledge in general and to become more acquainted with the planning instruments in regional planning in special. The thematic main focus of the course lies in environmental impact assessment, spatial impact assessment, strategic environmental assessment (SEA) and the methods of evaluation (in particular in European regional policy). The variety of methods will be highlighted as well as the potentials and limitations of these planning instruments.

Assessment and permitted materials

continuous assessment of course work
working in small groups for specific example cases
final written test

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- Presence in the course (two absences tolerated
- Oral presentation and written report by a small Group (50%)
- final written test (50%)

Examination topics

The course is divided into a lecture and a practice part. In the practice part the students will work in teams to analyse practical planning examples and to subject them a critical reflection.

Reading list

Raumordnung in Österreich und Bezüge zur Raumentwicklung und Regionalpolitik. ÖROK-Schriftenreihe 202. Wien 2018.

Weitere Literatur wird in der LV bekannt gegeben.

Association in the course directory

(MG-W3-PI) (MG-W5-PI) (MR3-PI)

Last modified: Fr 12.05.2023 00:23