Land Planning and Development I

Landscape Management

5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 45,0 T + 15,0 TP


Not apply.

The students should understand the basic concepts of land planning, be familiar with the main instruments of land management, understand the issues and objectives at different scales of analysis and apply specific methodologies for territorial analysis and diagnosis.

Planning principles and concepts
Environmental variables in planning
The Planning Process
Planning levels
Land Management tools;
General legislation on territorial planning

Evaluation Methodology
Individual assignment. Presentation - 20%
Team assignment. Report. Presentation - 30%
Test/Exam (minimum score 8/20) - 50%

- Porto, M. (2008). O ordenamento do território num mundo de exigência crescente. Coimbra: Almedina
- Fadigas, L. (2011). Fundamentos Ambientais do Ordenamento do Território e da Paisagem. Lisboa: Sílabo
- Partidário, M. Introdução ao Ordenamento do Território. Lisboa: Universidade Aberta
- Lobo, M. (1999). Planeamento Regional e Urbano. Lisboa: Universidade Aberta

Method of interaction
Lectures and practical classes supported by case study analysis.

Software used in class
Not apply