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GPHY 227 Cities: Geography, Planning and Urban Life

GPHY 227  Cities: Geography, Planning and Urban Life  Units: 3.00  

The city from a geographical and planning perspective. Topics include origins of urbanism; mega; migrant, and global cities; urban competitiveness; land use planning and design; suburbanization and sprawl; new urban identities and culture; retailing transport; public space; private and temporary cities; urban poverty; politics and governance; sustainable urban futures.
NOTE Also offered online, consult Arts and Science Online (Learning Hours may vary).

Learning Hours: 120 (18 Lecture, 18 Tutorial, 24 Online Activity, 60 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite (Level 2 or above) or permission of Department.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science