280.954 Focus spatial planning - environmental assessment in urban development projects
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Course evaluation

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand current legal issues and challenges concerning the implementation of “urban development projects” as defined in the EIA Directive in Austrian law and to work on them systematically. Students are able to comprehend which environmental assessments apply to which planning steps in urban development projects and the purpose of it. They know the problems and challenges that arise from the application of these environmental assessments to urban development projects, and they understand the demands to adapt the current legal framework as a consequence of these problems. 

Subject of course

European Union and Austrian regulatory framework on environmental assessment of urban development projects, in concrete: EIA, strategic environmental assessment and nature impact assessment for urban development projects; analysis of court decisions concerning the application of environmental assessments to urban development projects; implementation of the EIA for urban development projects in other member states; practical insights through guest presentations, simulation game of the legislative process to adapt the current regulatory framework. 

Teaching methods

Presentations of the students; analysis of court decisions; (Guest-)presentations; Joint discussions; simulation game

Mode of examination

Immanent

Additional information

Die erste Einheit des Seminars wird hybrid abgehalten, daher können Sie in Präsenz oder via Zoom teilnehmen. In der ersten Einheit werden wir gemeinsam die Art der Abhaltung der LV (Präsenz/hybrid/online) für die weiteren Einheiten festlegen, wobei wir eine Präsenzabhaltung bevorzugen würden. Die Lehrveranstaltung wird geblockt stattfinden, insgesamt sind 6 Einheiten geplant. 

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Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon12:00 - 14:0025.10.2021EI 3A Hörsaal Kick-Off
Mon14:00 - 16:0008.11.2021FH Hörsaal 2 Präsentation: Planungsinstrumente beim Städtebau und Umweltauswirkungen
Mon12:00 - 16:0022.11.2021Seminarraum EBEG-3 Präsentation: Unionsrechtliche Vorgaben zu SUP und UVP bei Städtebauprojekten
Mon14:00 - 17:0029.11.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96299475138Präsentation: Innerstaatliche Vorgaben zu Städtebauprojekten und neue Entwicklungen durch Judikatur und Politik
Mon12:00 - 18:0013.12.2021Seminarraum EB EG-1 Präsentationen: Case Studies zu Umweltprüfungen bei Städtebauvorhaben in anderen EU-Mitgliedstaaten
Mon12:00 - 16:0017.01.2022 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96299475138Planspiel zur Novelle der Städtebau-UVP mit Experten aus der Praxis (VÖPE und ÖIR)

Examination modalities

Term papers and lectures: Written paper and creation and presentation of a lecture (about 20 minutes) as well as participation in the discussions. 

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
27.09.2021 10:00 25.10.2021 10:00 25.10.2021 10:00

Precondition

The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

German