POL6501 - Urban Development and Sustainable Cities

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Public Policy
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students with an understanding of the role, activity and impact of urban planning and role and consequences of planning for urban sustainability. At the end of the course students should: understand the role and activity of urban planning; be sensitive to key issues of urban sustainability; and recognize the link between urban planning and sustainable urban development.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Assignment and Class participation: 60%
Class test: 40%
Detailed Course Information


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