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URP3200 Regional planning

Short Description: Regional planning
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 040103 - Urban Design and Regional Plan
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 16 February 2019


Pre-requisite: URP1001


This course investigates the importance and nature of regional planning using a problem based approach to the course, which consists of a series of studio based lectures and a residential school. The focus is on regional planning for a non-metropolitan area. It provides students with an understanding of the different processes that not only impact but also underpin regional planning, and presents the role that political direction and state government planning instruments play in regional planning. The course also covers the use of regional planning in preservation, regional infrastructure provision and networks, and employment and demographic trends and opportunities.

This course contains a mandatory residential school for external and on-campus students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 External
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba