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The objective of the course is to familiarise students with different theories and concepts of urban studies under social research, as well as its various schools and trends. The course provides students with a basic knowledge of urban studies and its central questions.
The course familiarises students with interpretations of the birth and development of cities, perspectives on urban structures and planning, theories on urban society and culture, as well as questions of urban economics and governance.
The Faculty's Examinarium exams are replaced from 16 March with alternative arrangements until 31 May 2020 until further notice. Register for Examinarium in WebOodi and contact the teacher / check the course page for further instructions. (NOTE: do not register in Examinarium or reserve the room for the exam.)
LeGates & Stout (2015): The City Reader, 6. painos and
Anne Haila 2016 Urban Land Rent: Singapore as a Property state. Wiley Blackwell
Graded on a scale of 0 to 5 (0 = Fail, 1 = Passable, 2 = Satisfactory, 3 = Good, 4 = Very Good, 5 = Excellent)
Examinarium exam (book exam)