GE1303 -  

Offering Academic Unit
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 3: Science and Technology
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course covers the concepts and origin of the city, its growth and development, the role of the government in city development, urban climate and green issues, quality of life, urban economics, practical issues in urban communities, vision-broadening studies of neighbouring cities and sustainable development goals and objectives. It includes a number of activities in addition to lectures, including virtual tours, tutorials, workshops and oral presentations. 

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2.5 hours
Detailed Course Information


Useful Links

Division of Building Science and Technology