854100 Landscape planning I

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Schneider, Gerda
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


- The history of landscape planning in Austria
- Fields of work in landscape planning in Austria
- Planning philosophy
- The subjects of landscape planning
- Methods of landscape planning
- Planning instruments, planning policies and their legislative basis
- Practice and work environments of landscape planners

Previous knowledge expected


Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

- To identify and understand planning challenges in their spatial, land use and socio-economic contexts.
- To initiate problem- and solution-oriented, critical, reflective thinking and dealing.
- To learn how to gain systematically knowledge on landscape planning theory.
- To develop independency in and responsibility in a planning process.
- To gain an overview of landscape planning subjects
- To initiate the development of a professional, reflective attitude.
- To gain basic knowledge of the legislative basis of landscape planning and relevant planning instruments in Austria.
- To gain basic knowledge of methods applied in landscape planning.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.