THE DEPARTMENT OF URBAN PLANNING AND DESIGN FOR INTERNATIONAL (REGULAR COURSE, ERASMUS, BRAZILIAN) AND HUNGARIAN STUDENTS FALL 2015/2016
URBAN DESIGN 1
neptun code: BMEEPUIA501 / 2 credits series of lectures every Tuesday starting at 8.15 for Regular, Erasmus and Brazilian students
Theoretical course of the fifth semester with the task to introduce students to the theoretical background of Urban Planning and Design with specially focusing on the knowledge and skills necessary for the successful participation in the Design courses later on in the curriculum. The course deals with the historical background, fundamental theories, basic typologies, most wide spread forms and basic sustainability aspects of urban design and planning.
PHASES OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT, CITY OF BUDAPEST
neptun code: BMEEPUI0103 / 2 credits series of lectures every second Friday starting at 12.15 for Regular, Erasmus and Brazilian students
Theoretical elective course dealing with recent and contemporary urban transformations of Budapest. The course deals with: (1) short urban history of the city, (2) ongoing inner city transformation, (3) urban renewal projects of the city, (4) housing estates.
CITIES OF THE WORLD
neptun code: BMEEPUI0893 / 2 credits series of lectures every second Friday starting at 12.15 for Regular, Erasmus and Brazilian students
Theoretical elective course dealing with current issues of global urbaization. Topics of the semester: (1) Global cities and contemporary urbanisms, (2) De-industrialization and urban dynamics, (3) Politics and markets shaping the form of the global city, (4) Urban sprawl and the regeneration of the inner city, (5) Sustainable urban futures and the quality of life.
ARCHITECTURAL RESEARCH FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS
neptun code: BMEEPUI0995 / 6 credits consulation and individual research with the guidance of tutors for Erasmus students
Individual research with the professional guidance of the tutors of the department dealing with various individual topics. See details and different topics in Neptun.