- Overview of local government system
- Local government planner and data collection
- The Planning Framework
- Expanding the Relationship: Local Planning Strategies and Local Planning Schemes
- Exploring Local Planning Strategies
- Local Planning Schemes
- Local Planning Schemes Provisions and Development Control: Part I
- Local Planning Schemes Provisions and Development Control: Part II
- Development Standards
- Assessment Methods
- Report Writing
- Future for Local Authorities and Local Planning
- Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
- Online assignment submission
- Standard Media
- Web links
- Resources and Links
- Printable format materials
This subject is a prerequisite for another subject and must be taken prior to URP560 Integrated Plan Making.
- EquipmentDetails - Access to hardware: webcam, speakers and microphone
Examines the framework for local plan-making. Tools and mechanisms including data systems, local planning strategies and schemes, legislation and the implementation of local planning are explored.
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- Assignment 1 - Development control (30%)
- Assignment 2 - Planning strategy/scheme (40%)
- Assignment 3 - Profile and Key Issues Paper (30%)
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