T2-1 SPATIAL ORGANIZATION AND REGIONAL PLANNING

Course Information
TitleΟΡΓΑΝΩΣΗ ΤΟΥ ΧΩΡΟΥ ΚΑΙ ΧΩΡΟΤΑΞΙΑ / T2-1 SPATIAL ORGANIZATION AND REGIONAL PLANNING
CodeΘ2-1
FacultyEngineering
SchoolSchool of Spatial Planning and Development
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 3rd / Doctorate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorElisavet Thoidou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20002315

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Mīchanikṓn CΗōrotaxías kai Anáptyxīs (2020-sīmera)

Registered students: 179
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course214

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600182371
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The aim of the course is to introduce students to the theoretical concepts, tools and methods of spatial organization and planning and familiarize them with the context of spatial planning in Greece. The course examines some of the key theoretical approaches of spatial organization at the regional and supra regional scale and their implication for regional planning, in both theory and practice
General Competences
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course consists of (a) lectures and discussion in class and (b) small exercises (optional) The course addresses the following issues: • The concepts of space and spatial development and the significance of the spatial dimensions of economic and social processes • Theories of Location and Land Use: Central Place theory, Agricultural Land Use, Industrial Location • Spatial Development theories and their implication for regional spatial planning • Regional spatial planning and regional development policy: evolution, current context and future perspectives • Regional spatial planning in Greece • The discussion of regional spatial planning at the EU level and the principles and context of Spatial Development
Keywords
territory / space, spatial organization, spatial planning, regional spatial planning, location of human activities, sustainable spatial development
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures39
Seminars
Reading Assigment40
Written assigments25
Exams
Total104
Student Assessment
Description
Written final exams and evaluation of team project
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
• Καυκαλάς Γ. (επιμ.) (2004). Ζητήματα Χωρικής Ανάπτυξης. Αθήνα: Κριτική. • Γιαουτζή Μ. και Στρατηγέα Α. (2011), Χωροταξικός Σχεδιασμός – θεωρία και πράξη, Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κριτική • Κυβέλου Στ. (2010), Από τη χωροταξία στη χωροδιακυβέρνηση, Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κριτική
Last Update
02-09-2021