Urban housing

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

Course Description

see moodle: https://edu.epitesz.bme.hu/course/view.php?id=702 The seminar is related to the Urban Housing LAB of the BME Department of Urban Planning and Design: http://urb.bme.hu/urbanhousing/ The objectives of this course are to introduce you to think critically about contemporary mass housing issues and solutions, to have an international comparison about the urban housing situation, and to make understand the complexity of mass housing development. As students arrive from different countries, the seminar uses the opportunity to learn from each other, to discover and compare several case studies. The five 4x45minute-long occasions are differentiated by geopolitical position and key topics: Introduction / urban housing terminology / comparative research method Post-Socialist Central European Countries / large housing estates Western European Countries / contemporary alternative housing solutions Post-Soviet Countries / homeownership USA / affordable housing

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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