855112 Spatial planning (UBRM)

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Grossauer, Franz , Fischer, Tatjana
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


The role of regional planning;

- its historical development;
- principles and objectives of planning;
- planning at regional and higher levels;
- the role of regional planning at a local level;
- local development concepts;
- indicative strategies;
- development plans;

Previous knowledge expected

Secondary school-knowdledge of political education

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The aims of this lecture series are to aquaint the students with the basic terminology, principles and concepts involved in regional planning. Additionally, the students should become aware of current problems in regional and local development, and understand the responsibilities of regional planners (and the tools available to them for carrying out these responsibilities). They should also learn about the methods and representation techniques used in regional planning.
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