Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Practical or Laboratory hour

Incompatible

GEOS3203 or PLAN7615

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Assignments, exam

Course coordinator

Dr Thomas Sigler

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

This course explores advanced themes and issues in urban geography, including housing, transport, spatial structure and urban form, economic development, historical formation, and land use planning. Applies a case-based approach to each respective issue in an applied context. Most case studies refer to Asia-Pacific region, which is the most significant urbanised area in the world. Takes a global and holistic perspective on the world's most significant urbanisation issues related to rapid growth, demographic change, and sustainability.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile