LASC 321

Urban Design

Course overview

In this course, you’ll examine the preparation of urban design concepts and plans for local and neighbourhood development.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):


  • Site Design, LASC-216



  • Principles of Urban and Regional Planning, ERST-205

Credits 15
Domestic fees $1,019.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Discuss and analyse key urban design concepts, theories and principles.
  2. Analyse urban environments in the context of the theoretical, technical and ethical dimensions or urban design.
  3. Critically evaluate urban environments, urban design concepts and plans.
  4. Develop urban design themes and goals, objectives, concepts and plans to suit different spatial scales.

Course examiners

Andreas Wesener

Andreas Wesener

Senior Lecturer

Faculty of Environment, Society and Design