855005 Town core development in international contexts

Project course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


In the project course, strategies for town core development are drafted in international student groups within an ERASMUS+ Blended Intensive Programme on the basis of a case study. Inventory, target setting and generation of measures in the building stock, in particular redensification and quality improvements in terms of mix of functions, density, green infrastructure and sustainable transport are developed.

Previous knowledge expected

Basic knowledge in spatial planning

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students learn how town core development can work in small and medium-sized towns and what strategies can be used to revitalize town cores. In doing so, they learn how environmental, social and economic factors can be taken into account.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.