Política e Desenvolvimento Regional

Gestão do Território
6 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 45,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Mathematics
Statistics

Objectives
On completion of the module the students should be able to acknowledge the importance of space in land planning, know the main regional development paradigms, the key spatial analysis tools as well as the key spatial policy elements.

Program
1. The Space problematics. From object space to subject space and land order.
2. Regional theories and models.
3. Space analysis tools
4. Space planning and policy

Evaluation Methodology
Assessment portfolio including monographs, reports, essays, reflections, etc. on taught topics up to 40% of overall mark.
Written test: 60%

Bibliography
- Lopes, S. (1995). Desenvolvimento Regional. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- Costa, J. (2002). Compêndio de Economia Regional. Coimbra: APDR

Method of interaction
Theoretical-practical classes

Software used in class