280.225 Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VU, 2.5h, 3.5EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.5
  • Credits: 3.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

The students know about the potential and limits of integrated regional development within the current setting of international development cooperation and get an insight into basic planning and monitoring techniques

Subject of course

The lecture will provide the broader context of grand development theories and an overview about the institutional landscape and key topics in international cooperation. The potentials and limits of regional development in the Global South will be presented by using contemporary project examples from Africa.

Methodologies and tools of project planning and monitoring such as Project Cycle Management/Logframe Approach/Management of Cooperation will be presented and practiced.

An interactive role play simulating a participatory planning situation in Ethiopia will reveal the impact of cultural settings and the conflict of interest in participatory planning.

New topics such as the regime of Sustainable Development Goals, resilience and climate change, which will influence the work of regional planers and architects in developing countries, will be presented and discussed.

Additional information

all lectures of modul 30 are provided in english language

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Wed09:00 - 11:0006.03.2019 Seminar room 268/1 ("Alte WU" Augasse 2-6/Area A/ 2nd floor, 1090 Vienna)280.017: International urban- and regional development - Kick-Off
Fri09:00 - 13:0005.04.2019 - 10.05.2019Seminarraum 268/1 280.225: Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice
Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Wed06.03.201909:00 - 11:00 Seminar room 268/1 ("Alte WU" Augasse 2-6/Area A/ 2nd floor, 1090 Vienna)280.017: International urban- and regional development - Kick-Off
Fri05.04.201909:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 268/1 280.225: Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice
Fri12.04.201909:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 268/1 280.225: Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice
Fri03.05.201909:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 268/1 280.225: Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice
Fri10.05.201909:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 268/1 280.225: Integrated regional development in less developed countries: theory and practice

Examination modalities

Presentation, Discussion, Group Work, Role Play, Written Assignment, Oral Exam


Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.03.2019 12:00 10.04.2019 12:00 10.04.2019 12:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

English