Course code APL103

APL103 History of Urban and City Planning

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Course responsible: Lillin Johanne Cathrine Knudtzon, Knut Bjørn Stokke
Teachers: Ingun Bruskeland Amundsen, Kristina Grange, Tore Edvard Bergaust
ECTS credits: 15
Faculty: Department of Landscape Architecture and Spatial Planning
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
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Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2009-2010
Preferential right:
M-LA., M-EIE, M- by-reg.
Course contents:
Four seminars will be given: I: history of urbanisation of Norway II: Buildingtypology and history of architecture III: International urban ideals IV: The growth of town and regional planning in Norway
Learning outcome:
The course gives basic historical knowledge of importance to practice in town and regional planning. The students will gain an overwiev of urbanisation in Norway, insight in the history of architecture, they will learn about international urban planning theories and ideals and the growth of the disiplin in Norway.
Learning activities:
lectures, reading, discussion groups
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Recommended prerequisites:

APL 100

Nominal workload:
ca. 80 h lectures ca. 80 h group discussion ca. 140 h reading/self-tuition
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
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The course is one of three intoduction courses for Master"s degree in town and regional planning. The course will start spring 2009 depending on sufficient financial resourses.

Internal group of examiners.
Examination details: Term paper: Bestått / Ikke bestått