280.266 Spatial Planning in Alpine Regions
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 1.5h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to identify and analyse the existing circumstances and challenges in alpine regions and to draft strategies for improvement in selected thematic areas.

Subject of course

The seminar addresses the current challenges facing alpine regions in an era of globalisation, EU enlargement and intensive use of EU Structural Fund programmes. Based on guided tours, lectures and kick-off talks by external practitioners, students will learn about and discuss the functional transformation of the alpine region, including tools and strategies for its future development and selected funding programmes.

Teaching methods

Guided tours, lectures and kick-off talks by external practitioners and experts within the framework of a 2-day field trip to an alpine region.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Due to the COVID restrictions currently in force, the field trip is scheduled for the end of September. If more than 30 students enrol, the field trip will be organised in two groups.

Field trip group A: 27/9 – 28/9
Field trip group B: 29/9 – 30/9

All further details will be provided at the Module 7 launch session on Wednesday, 3 March, 1:00 p.m.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Wed13:00 - 14:0003.03.2021 GoToMeeting (LIVE)Auftaktveranstaltung zum Modul 7
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Participation in the 2-day field trip and production of a seminar paper on a selected topic.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.02.2021 09:00 01.03.2021 23:59 01.03.2021 23:59

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
Exkursion 27.-28.09.202103.03.2021 15:0005.03.2021 15:00
Exkursion 29.-30.09.202103.03.2021 15:0005.03.2021 15:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning


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