GGP 345 Land Use Planning
F2T 2012 DL
Smith, Dustin T.
Master of Urban Planning; University of Kansas, 1996Bachelor of Arts (Geography); Pittsburg State University, 1993Certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), 2001
October 22 - December 16, 2012
Textbook: Berke, Philip R. and David R. Godschalk. Urban Land Use Planning - 5th Edition. University of Illinois Press, 2006.
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GGP345 - Land Use Planning will consist of a mid-term exam and ñnal exam and term project, with homework assignments throughout the course including Weekly discussion topics and the submission of weekly articles that will relate to the material covered in the respective week.
Mid-Term Exam - Week 4
Term Project - Due by the end of Week 7
Final Exam - Week 8
The mid-term will cover chapters 1-8 of the text and the corresponding lectures. The final exam will cover all material in the course, including but not neccessarily limited to, the entire text and all lectures. Student's will typically be given at least 90 minutes to complete exams. Exams may consist of multiple choice, true/false, scenarios and short essay questions.
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