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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 5011

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
010351

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To provide students with an introduction to the origins and scope of urban and regional planning and to contemporary issues in planning theory and practice.

Course content

Historical development of urban areas; cities as resource-distributing mechanisms; economic, social and cultural processes shaping urban and regional development. Origins of contemporary approaches to planning; alternative planning histories. Strategic planning; the promotion, regulation and assessment of urban and regional development. Contemporary planning and governance issues.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1.5 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1.5 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Essay 1150 words 25% N/A
Report 2000 words 45% N/A
Portfolio 1350 words (or equivalent) 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design

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