T8-E1 HOUSING AND RESIDENCE: ISSUES FROM URBAN SOCIAL GEOGRAPHY AND POLITICAL ECONOMY

Course Information
TitleΣΤΕΓΑΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΚΑΤΟΙΚΙΑ: ΖΗΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΑΣΤΙΚΗΣ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΚΗΣ ΓΕΩΓΡΑΦΙΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΗΣ ΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΑΣ / T8-E1 HOUSING AND RESIDENCE: ISSUES FROM URBAN SOCIAL GEOGRAPHY AND POLITICAL ECONOMY
CodeΘ8-Ε1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorPanagiotis-Arion Hatziprokopiou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20002658

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Spatial Planning and Development (2010-today)

Registered students: 30
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses844

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600128368
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
To understand the housing question as a social one, and to examine certain aspects of its relationship with broader socio-economic processes, practices and policies that (co)shape the urban space and the lives of the people who inhabit it
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
• Urban planning, land use and urban residence • Elements of the political economy of housing • Housing conditions, residential and social mobility • Social inequality and the social geography of residence • Housing and social exclusion in the cities of the "North" and "South" (homelessness, slums, gated communities, etc.) • Residence and housing/ social policy • Gentrification and regeneration of residential urban areas • Urban social movements and the question of housing • Urbanization and housing in Greece and Europe
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures361.3
Seminars120.4
Reading Assigment
Project60.2
Written assigments521.9
presentation & oral commentary20.1
Total1084
Student Assessment
Description
• Critical presentations of readings & studies [ 2 * 2,5 = 5/10) = 50% ] • Thematic group essay & presentation [ 4+1 = 5/10 = 50% ]
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Knox, P. και Pinch, S. (2009) Κοινωνική Γεωγραφία των Πόλεων (1η έκδ.), Σαββάλας (ISBN: 978-960-449-820-8) 2. Βελέντζας, Κ., Καλογήρου, Ν., Καραγιάννη, Σ., Κατσίκας, Η., Παπαμίχος, Ν., Χατζηπροκοπίου, Μ., Χλωμούδης, Κ. (1993) Η κατοικία στην Ελλάδα: κρίση των σχέσεων παραγωγής (1η εκδ.), Επίκεντρο (ISBN: 978-960-260-713-8)
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις μαθήματος, παρουσιάσεις, κείμενα, μελέτες & επιπρόσθετο υλικό που θα διατίθεται στη διάρκεια του εξαμήνου
Last Update
06-11-2017