University of Technology Sydney

16107 Planning and Design Process




This subject introduces students to the necessary skills and considerations for planning and design processes. It covers: design principles, building regulations, approvals processes (DA, BA), environmental impact of buildings, integrated design, contextual issues which relate to human impact on the environment including environmental impact statements; economic theories of land use including urbanisation; effects of controls; provision of services; rehabilitation and renewal; welfare provision; transportation; decentralisation; heritage considerations; environmental law and procedures; powers of environmental protection agencies; global warming and ozone depletion; international conservation issues; and policy strategies and initiatives.

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Spring session, City campus

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