History and Theory of Urban Development and Design - UDES0004

Faculty: Built Environment

School: Planning and Urban Development

Course Outline: Built Environment

Campus: Sydney

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 2

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Using Australian and international examples, this course critically investigates the forces underlying the global political economy drawing upon the history of cities and the development of urban design theory. The course integrates the world of urban development and design with the world of theory. A comprehensive picture will be constructed of the growth of cities and the complexity of urban space.


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