Course syllabus

Urban Planning

ASBF20, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2014/15
Decided by: Education Board D
Date of Decision: 2014-04-03

General Information

Elective for: V4-tv
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


To mediate knowledge of the Swedish Plan and Building Law (PBL) and how it relates to planning and building. Emphasis is given to the part of the law that affects planning and its application. Extra emphasis is put on detailed planning, how it is executed and its connection to giving building permit.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Accepted exercises, participation in a study trip, at least eighty per cent attendance at lectures and group discussions of exercises.


Required prior knowledge: ASBF10 Sustainable Urban Design, or equivalent.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: ASB041

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Universitetslektor Per Björkeroth,