Course syllabus

Urban Renewal

ASBN50, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2017/18
Decided by: PLED A
Date of Decision: 2017-03-28

General Information

Elective for: L5-fr, V5-tv
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


To give knowledge about urban renewal and the methods necessary for accomplishment of urban renewal processes.

To understand the difference in comparison to new development, and the considerations and changes in the existing environment that urban renewal brings.

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


Educational format:

The work is divided into:

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Approved exercises, participation in excursions and studytrip and at least 80% presence at seminars, lectures and group critiques.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Required prior knowledge: ASBF10 Sustainable Urban Design
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Erik Johansson,
Course coordinator: Laura Liuke,