Postgraduate | CUR-URP640 | 2024
Open up the planning process to include community and stakeholder feedback.Unpack the history of participation in different areas of planning. Design your own participation program and oversee a participatory workshop using established techniques.
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- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Enrol by
- 19 May 2024
- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 13 weeks
- Start dates
- 27 May 2024,
- 25 Nov 2024
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About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- explain participation theories with reference to practical case studies
- critically evaluate participatory practices
- design a participation program for a planning case study
- organise a participatory workshop using facilitation techniques.
- Introduction and a History of Participation in Planning
- Participatory Typologies & Techniques
- The Institutional Context for Participatory Planning
- Participatory Planning and Democracy
- Information, Knowledge and Change
- Formal and Informal Participation and Power
- Participatory Planning and Difference
- Technology and Participation
- Skills for Participatory Planning - Negotiation, Facilitation, Moderation
- Planning a Participation Program
- Evaluating Participation
Examines the role of community and stakeholder participation in the planning process and governance of urban and regional places. Critical evaluation of participatory practices and theories.
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- Essay (20%)
- Workshop Portfolio (40%)
- Design exercise (40%)
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- Equipment requirements - Access to hardware: webcam, speakers and microphone
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