This course introduces students to the principles of urban and regional planning and planning legislation. Students complete a practical exercise and review of planning legislation.
- Semester 2 - 2022
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Analyse and document the social, economic and environmental issues affecting urban and regional planning at various spatial levels.
2. Identify and assess typical natural and cultural constraints affecting land development.
3. Apply design concepts and processes for planning of urban neighbourhoods and precincts.
4. Describe basic legal concepts and processes affecting plan making and development assessment.
5. Research planning literature and apply knowledge gained to practical town planning problems.
- Principles of Town Planning
- Practical exercise
- Review of Planning Legislation.
Content covered in course LEGL2009 and SURV3930.
Written Assignment: Assignment
Formal Examination: Formal Examination
Face to Face On Campus 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
NOTE: The above distribution of contact hours may alter on a weekly basis and will be confirmed in the course outline handed to students in Week 1.
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.