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This subject is not offered in 2008.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 hours per week. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:|| Minimum of 2 years post graduate experience in a related field (or approved equivalent) or a level 4 design subject. |
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMr Mario Gutjahr
This subject will be offered again in 2009, Semester 1.
The semester is structured into 3 key phases of understanding how to successfully assess design:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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|Generic Skills:||This subject will assist all built environment professions to ensure that good design is contributing to the creation of a high quality urban environment in Melbourne. This subject also aims to inform how to effectively apply discretionary power, particularly within the Victorian planning framework. |
Planners will be provided with tools to assist in informing and making decisions on planning applications, urban designers with the knowledge of how frameworks inform the design decision making process and architects, landscape architects or designers with creating the elements that fulfil these objectives. All built environment professionals will gain an understanding of the process of creating/designing the built urban environment [including ecological sustainability] in Melbourne.
The key topics covered during the semester include;
Accreditation: this subject is endorsed by the Planning Institute of Australia (Victoria Division) PIA as being creditable towards its requirements for Continuing Professional Development (CPD). |
The course will attract 3 credit points/session ( 1 point/contact hour) as part of the 'core' CPD. Full attendance to all contact hours equates to 36 CPD. Completion of exercises and assignments outside of these contact hours may also contribute to CPD. Refer to PIA Continuing Professional Development Guidelines, July 2002 for further details.
Master of Urban Planning |
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