60 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This 60 credit triple module enables students to study for part of semester 2 in either Lyon, France; Aalborg, Denmark; or Milan, Italy under the EU's Socrates programme. The module is taken in a planning department at an overseas university which offers professional courses. The module consists of practical work under the supervision of staff at the host university and it is assessed at the University of Sheffield, by methods to be formulated in conjunction with the host institution. The aims of the module are to develop an extensive understanding of the process of developing sites, the nature of professional work and the importance of interdisciplinary working, within a particular European context and its culture of planning and development decision-making.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to students on TRPU105, TRPU96, TRPU97

Staff Contact: CROOKES LEE
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work

Notes: An ability to communicate in French required for Lyon. May be selected as part of the Specialised Study related to the requirements of the RTPI

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Urban Studies and Planning):

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