University of Technology Sydney

15222 Urban Design

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This subject uses examples of Priority Precincts to explain the principles and practice of urban design. The subject provides an introduction to the theory and history of urban design. It reviews key urban design movements and ideas and looks into the use of development control plans and other mechanisms to achieve a sustainable urban design. It emphasises the actual process of urban design using case studies, practical workshops, and design projects.

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May session, City campus

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