URBPLAN 101G Introduction to Urban Planning

URBPLAN 101G | ARTS, BE, EDSW, EMHSS, LC* | Semester One 2024 | City Campus | 15 points

* does not satisfy the requirements for the Bachelor of Urban Planning or Bachelor of Urban Planning (Honours) 


An introduction to the discipline of urban planning, examining its evolution, theory, practice, profession, ethics, values and future trends. Offers a critical exploration of the challenges facing urban planners today and into the future.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, students will be able to:
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the role and practice of urban planning.
  2. Develop and demonstrate an awareness of how and why urban planning evolved as a discipline and profession internationally and within the Aotearoa-New Zealand context.
  3. Describe, analyse and consider current urban issues as a foundation for engaging in planning processes. 

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