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PLX 599

Urban Development Processes

This course investigates ideas and theories about the city, providing students with tools needed to understand how urban areas and sites are selected, evaluated and planned. Planning and zoning principles, including height, density, use, traffic and pedestrian flows are introduced, as are the administrative, financial and political processes for controlling urban development. The relationship with and reaction to physical, social, economic, political, and cultural contexts are discussed using both local and international examples.
Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1


ASC 401 and ASC 402 and ASC 403 and ASC 405 and ASC 406 and CVL 407


ASC 520



Custom Requisites

Not available to students in Urban and Regional Planning (all programs)

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