280.099 Municipal Development Planning
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VU, 1.5h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to recognize, understand, analyze and describe challenges and topics of municipal development planning. They will have a basic knowledge of planning tools and process design in municipal development planning.

Subject of course

The lecture series explores contemporary challenges and issues of local authority development planning. Based on concrete examples taken from planning practice, the course aims to sharpen students' awareness of the challenges involved and equip them with a basic knowledge of both classical and newer planning instruments and process design.

Teaching methods

Lecture input on the subject matter and selected topics of municipal development planning

Explanation and discussion of reference examples

Mode of examination




Course dates

Mon09:30 - 11:0014.10.2019 - 25.11.2019Hörsaal W3 VU
Municipal Development Planning - Single appointments
Mon14.10.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon21.10.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon28.10.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon04.11.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon11.11.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon18.11.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 VU
Mon25.11.201909:30 - 11:00Hörsaal W3 alternative date

Examination modalities

Changes due to the corona pandemic (status 8.4.2020):

Written examinations cannot take place at the moment. As soon as the possibility exists, we will offer sufficient examination dates for "Municipal Development Planning".

If an examination certificate is needed urgently, please send a short information and explanation to: linzer@ifoer.tuwien.ac.at, voigt@ifoer.tuwien.ac.at and kerstin.pluch@tuwien.ac.at.



Written examination - individual work: 6 questions on the entire subject area of the lecture; the 3rd repetitions has to be completed in the form of an oral examination.

 Project work – group work: the report must be submitted digitally by Monday, 10 February 2020 to: linzer@ifoer.tuwien.ac.at, voigt@ifoer.tuwien.ac.at and kerstin.pluch@tuwien.ac.at

A positive certificate will be issued after a student has passed the written examination and successfully completed the project work.

To pass, students must reach more than 50% of the points available.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.09.2019 12:00 11.10.2019 12:00 21.10.2019 23:59


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 240 Spatial Planning 5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.


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