280.078 Introduction to Regional Economy
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 2.0h, 2.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

introduction to regional science; theoretical and methodological foundation of urban and regional development;  discussion of role and meaning of planning from regional science perspective

Subject of course

understanding of regional science; terminology; allocation of activities and land use; meaning of land rent, transportation costs, accessibility and agglomeration effects; area bounded factors and quality of location; urban structure and first models of development; factor mobility and regional  structure;  meaning of planning approaches:



Course dates

Tue09:00 - 11:0009.10.2018 - 22.01.2019Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Introduction to Regional Economy - Single appointments
Tue09.10.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue16.10.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue23.10.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue30.10.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue06.11.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue13.11.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue20.11.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue27.11.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue04.12.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue11.12.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue18.12.201809:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue08.01.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue15.01.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung
Tue22.01.201909:00 - 11:00Hörsaal W4 Vorlesung

Examination modalities

writen examen with 2 to 3 questions  to corresponding 5 topics. Respective questions of selected 4 topics must be answered.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 240 Spatial Planning Mandatory1. Semester


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