Postgraduate Course: Environmental Planning (PGGE11027)
|School||School of Geosciences
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course will look at the role of planning frameworks in contributing to sustainable development. The course will tend to focus on the UK although EU and worldwide case studies will be used where appropriate.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| - An overview of statutory planning regulations and policy frameworks before developing specific topic areas including national parks, transport planning, waste planning and development control.
- Understanding how a national government uses policy and planning and public participation to direct development
- An insight into the successes and failures of the planning system in the UK focusing on problems and solutions
|Course organiser||Dr Salman Hussain
Tel: (0131) 535 4307