15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module enables students to study for semester 2 in either Lyon, France; Aalborg, Denmark; or Milan, Italy under the EU's Erasmus Programme. The module is taken in a planning department at an overseas university which offers professional courses. The module consists of two broad elements. Firstly, project work focusing on the development of a site or area in the location of the exchange. Secondly, work focusing on a specialist aspect of planning as carried out in the host country. Work will be carried out under the supervision of members of staff in the host institution.

Restrictions on availability: To students on the MSc Applied GIS programme

Staff Contact: HAMILTON RUTH B
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Fieldwork, Independent Study,
Assessment: Presentation, Project/ portfolio

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

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