Subject: Theoretical and Critical Approaches to Urban Environment Analysis (17 - UP02)

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Scientific or art field:Architectural-Urbanistic Planning, Design and Theory
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Course specification

Course is active from 01.10.2007..

Within the course students will be presented with the theoretical and methodological assumptions of contemporary urban studies aimed at considering the complex processes of urban areas within the overall spatial and social context. Dominant issues of the development of the contemporary cities will be treated with a critical approach, analysis of relevant theories, as well as by analyzing urban spaces in which a variety of influential forces are materialized.
Students will be trained to develop proper analytical and critical apparatus that will be able to adapt to the specifics of their own scientific research and practical work. Students will be directed towards the understanding of urban transformations as the results of the process that cause them.
Transformation processes of contemporary cities - the wider context; Modern concept of urban, Contemporary theories of urban growth and development; Specific themes and processes in the development of cities - critical analysis, spatial parameters as key factors of urban transformation - theoretical and practical considerations, the concept of vertical urbanism in theory and practice; Urban dynamics and urban processes; Cities of the future; Modern technology as the tool of urban design and city development.
Lectures, Practice in Design, Consultations Course grade is formed based on the lecture and practice attendance, success at colloquiums, written and oral examination.
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Batty, M.The new science of cities2013MIT Press, Cambridge English
Course activity Pre-examination ObligationsNumber of points
Term paperYesYes20.00
Term paperYesYes20.00
Theoretical part of the examNoYes50.00
Name and surnameForm of classes
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Vračarić Milica
Full Professor

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Medenica-Todorović Ranka
Assistant - Master

Practical classes