Course syllabus

Urban Renewal

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

Valid for: 2021/22
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED A
Date of Decision: 2021-04-13

General Information

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


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 and project report, active participation in excursions, seminars and group critiques 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.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 12.

Reading list

Contact and other information

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