Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: UG. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. ASB185 overlap following cours/es: ASBN20. Compulsory for: MSUD1. Optional for: A4. Course coordinator: Ass. professor Peter Siöström,, Inst för arkitektur och byggd miljö. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 10. Assessment: Approved exercises, approved paper, and at least 80% attendance at lectures, reviews, excursions and seminars.

The aim of the course is to develop the student’s ability to value and develop the urban structure’s importance for living environments, and to gain understanding for the complex problematic in connection with renewal and development of existing environments. The aim is also to develop the connections between theory and practice, and develop this individually and written.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

The course is about urban quality and urban form and their relation. The focus is the independent essay writing, which will be presented at a seminar together with opponents.

Educational format:

Compendium and literature of own choice.