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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 5017

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
011965

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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 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Creative

Course aim

To provide students with an overview of theories of planning and a critical understanding of planning and development issues and practices in developed and developing countries.

Course content

Students will develop an understanding of planning theories which emerged in the twentieth and twenty first centuries and the relevance of these perspectives in contemporary planning practices. Drawing upon relevant local and international case studies, students will develop skills in considering the relationship between planning theories and professional practice, with a focus on comparative studies of planning policy and practice in Australia and selected Asian cities and regions.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
ARCH 5011 Principles of Urban and Regional Planning

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Lecture 1 hour x 13 sessions
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 sessions
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 10 weeks
Seminar 3 hours x 3 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 10 sessions
Tutorial (online) 2 hours x 10 sessions
Seminar (online) 3 hours x 3 sessions

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 (INTENSIVE)
Presentation 1000 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
Essay 2000 words 50% N/A
Critique 1500 words 30% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Presentation 1000 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
Essay 2000 words 50% N/A
Critique 1500 words 30% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Presentation 1000 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
Essay 2000 words 50% N/A
Critique 1500 words 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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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.

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