ERASMUS Course  Introduction to   Urban Development  

The course starts on April 09, 2019 (13:15 - 14:45; SR 8).

Enroll via email to huebscher(at) until April 09, 2019.

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ERASMUS Course: Introduction to Urban Development
Marcus Hübscher6 ETCS = 180 hours Summer term ERASMUS-students
Aims & Scope 


This course deals with current and classic problems of urban development, providing a general introduction to the topic. Urban development is characterized as a cross-sectional subject between Economics, Geography, Sociology and Architecture, which makes it a complex research object due to a variety of scales and stakeholders involved. The aim of this course is to provide an overview and to encourage participants to deal with particular aspects, such as processes and framework conditions. A pool of topics will be addressed such as gentrification, neoliberalism, urban megaprojects, historic urban development ect. 


Tuesdays, 13:15 - 14:45, SR 8


presentation (40 %)

co-presentation & discussion (10 %)

participation in class (10 %) 

exam (40 %)

letzte Änderung: 10.04.2019