280.737 Social Infrastructure - Health care in urban areas
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, 1.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 1.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to discuss and assess the healthcare provision in urban environments from the perspective of urban plannning as well as regional economics.

Subject of course

Access to healthcare provision in the city - which planning and regional-economic aspects need to be taken into account?

Teaching methods

During the Seminar students are asked to critically evaluate methods and content of published research papers on the topic of urban healthcare services.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Should the field trips be impossible due to restrictions caused by the pandemic, the Seminar and the Exkursion will be postponed to September.

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



Course dates

Thu11:00 - 13:0027.05.2021 (LIVE)Introduction
11:00 - 13:0007.06.2021 - 11.06.2021 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche
Social Infrastructure - Health care in urban areas - Single appointments
Thu27.05.202111:00 - 13:00 Introduction
Mon07.06.202111:00 - 13:00 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche
Tue08.06.202111:00 - 13:00 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche
Wed09.06.202111:00 - 13:00 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche
Thu10.06.202111:00 - 13:00 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche
Fri11.06.202111:00 - 13:00 Seminar- und Exkursionswoche

Examination modalities

Group presentations and discussion on published research on the topic of health infrastructure. Active participation will be part of the grade.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2021 12:00 24.05.2021 23:59 24.05.2021 23:59


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

You can only participate in this Seminar in conjunction with the Exkursion "Social Infrastructure - Gesundheitsversorgung im urbanen Raum" (LV-Number 280.738).

Participation in the Ringvorlesung "Social Infrastructure - Forschung und Planung" (LV-Number 280.736) is strongly encouraged.

Accompanying courses


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