Urban / MSc specialization

 

MASTER’S PROGRAM – SPECIALIZATION IN URBAN DESIGN

The specialization of the Department of Urban Planning and Design has the goal to give enrolling students insight and professional skills connected to urban design, urban planning and connected other fields of urban activities. The complex program integrates Hungarian and international experiences and is based on the highly competent and diverse background of the Department.

responsible person of the specialization at the Department of Urban Planning and Design:
SZABÓ, Árpád (szabo.arpad@urb.bme.hu)

in case of any questions feel free to contact.

For the preliminary study plan of the specialization scroll down!


COURSES OF THE SECOND SEMESTER IN THE URBAN DESIGN SPECIALIZATION

  • Urban Planning (and Design) 1 (BMEEPUIM1V1) – 2 credits – LINK – lecturer: Arpad SZABO
  • Complex (Comprehensive) Design 1 (BMEEPUIM1Kx) – 10 credits – DENSITY AND SUSTAINABILITY IN THE URBAN FABRIC OF PEST – LINK – lecturer: Agnes DEIGNER, Arpad SZABO
  • Urban research (BMEEPUIM1V3) – 4 credits – Research topics connected to the Complex Design course – lecturer: Julianna SZABO + invited lecturers
  • Environmental Design (BMEEPUIM1V2) – 4 credits – LINK – Basics skills and public space – lecturer: Tímea CSABA, Arpad SZABO
  • Urbanism (part of the Urbanism block – BMEEPUI0805) – 2 credits – LINK – lecturer: Julianna SZABO + invited lecturers
  • Sociology for Architects (course of the Department of Sociology and Communication – BMEGT43A044) – 2 credits – LINK – lecturer: Janos Balazs KOCSIS
  • Basics of Real Estate Development (course of the Department of Construction Technology and Management – BMEEPEKM1I1) – 4 credits

Recommended elective course of the department for students of the specialization (not compulsory):

  • Contemporary Urban Design (part of the Urbanism block – BMEEPUI0801) – 2 credits – lecturer: Melinda BENKO, Domonkos WETTSTEIN, Arpad SZABO

Proposed (preliminary) timetable of the second semester of the specialization:

 


COURSES OF THE THIRD SEMESTER IN THE URBAN DESIGN SPECIALIZATION

  • Urban Design (and Planning) 2 (BMEEPUIM2V1) – 6 credits – lecturer: Arpad SZABO
  • Complex (Comprehensive) Design 2 (BMEEPUIM2Kx) – 10 credits – DENSITY AND SUSTAINABILITY IN THE URBAN FABRIC OF PEST – lecturer: Agnes DEIGNER, Arpad SZABO
  • Studies for Chief Architects (BMEEPUIM2V2) – 5 credits – lecturer: Kornélia KISSFAZEKAS, Annamária ORBÁN
  • Hungarian Cities (BMEEPUI0423) or Budapest, Contemporary Transformations (BMEEPUI0103) – 2 credits – to be confirmed
  • Cities of the World (part of the Urbanism block – BMEEPUI0893) – 2 credits – lecturer: Gábor SOÓKI-TÓTH
  • Landscape Architecture (BMEEPUIxxxx) – 2 credits – lecturer: Domonkos WETTSTEIN
  • GIS systems (course of the Department of Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics – BMExxxxxxx) – 3 credits
  • +
  • Urban Design (and Planning)  (BMEEPUIM2V9) – GLOBAL (COMPREHENSIVE) EXAM (0 credits, but prerequisite of the final exam)

The preliminary study plan: