APL103 History of Urban and Regional Planning
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Course responsible: Harpa Stefansdottir
Teachers: Tore Edvard Bergaust
ECTS credits: 15
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2009V
M- BYREG, M-LA, M-EIE, M-EIEU.
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 urban and regional planning in Norway
The course gives basic historical knowledge of importance to practice in urban 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. The course focuses on training academic working through writing, discussion, presentation and critical thinking on the subject of the course.
Lectures, literature studies, discussion groups, precentations, mandatory assignments. Opponent for fellow students.
A list of required readings will be available at Canvas
1-4 written assignments and final exam.
Home exam (1 week)
ca. 80 h lectures ca. 80 h group work ca. 140 h reading/self-tuition
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: Passed / Failed