Contemporary Urban Design

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
2
PERIOD
04/09/2023 to 22/01/2024

Course Description

The course gives a stable theoretical background not only for understanding contemporary urban design theory but also to practice urban design. The semester divided into three main parts: the first focuses on contemporary housing neighborhood developments, new constructions and regenerations projects from Europe; the second is an introduction to the background of the notion of public space and how this notion requalified the use of the contemporary city; the third is about the re-use of historic urban cores in Europe, focusing Berlin, Amsterdam and Zurich.

Time format

weekly

Educational-info

Duration

28 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

2

Validation mode

Continuous control

Maximum number of students

15

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Architecture

Department

Department of Urban Studies

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