280.602 Field Trip - Sweden
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, EX, 3.0h, 4.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: EX Excursion

Aim of course

Students aquire or deepen their knowledge on political, economical and physiographic condictions in Sweden as well as that of the political system, the planning framework, instruments and processes. Selected topics will be discussed and verified during the trip. Finally the results will be compiled in a reader.

Subject of course

  • Historical development of Sweden as an independent country
  • Political system and administration in Sweden
  • Economy in Sweden
  • Planning Framework in Sweden
  • Geography of Sweden
  • Selected topics and challenges with regard to planning e.g.
    • city development Stockholm und Göteborg
    • protection of nature
    • ....

Additional information

The preparation of the field trip and will be done during the semster.

The field trip itself will take place between 17th and 27th of September - duration 6-8 days.

More details will be available when the schedule has been approved.

Estimated costs: ~650-800 Euro per person. Subisides will be granted - the amount is not yet known.



Course dates

Tue16:00 - 17:0005.03.2019Seminarraum 268/3 preview
Tue16:00 - 18:0019.03.2019Seminarraum 268/3 Kickoff
Tue08:00 - 10:0018.06.2019Seminarraum 268/1 Presentations
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

  • Preparation and presentation of selected topics by the students during the semester
  • Attendence in the field trip
  • Participation in discussions (on site)
  • Creation of reader

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.01.2019 12:00 16.03.2019 12:00 18.03.2019 10:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

The lecture is for master students. Advanced bachelor students might be allowed to register, if there are free spaces.




  • Attendance Required!


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