Course syllabus

Urban Planning

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

Valid for: 2019/20
Decided by: PLED A
Date of Decision: 2018-12-07

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 - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Accepted exercises, active participation in a study trip and group discussions and at least 80% attendance at lectures.

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
The course overlaps following course/s: ASB041

Reading list

Contact and other information

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