Land Planning and Development

Master of Geographic Information Systems in Planning and Territory Management

8 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP


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Identification and understanding of the theoretical and conceptual foundations of planning and spatial planning.
Checking students the ability to develop spatial analysis that enables them to make effective decisions about the spatial dynamics.
Understanding the relations planning and management.

Principles and concepts
The legal framework of land management instruments
Mapping and symbology plans
Analysis and processing of information in the plans
Planning and Land Management: Competitiveness and Territorial Cohesion
Spatial Analysis tools
Territorial Dynamics of Innovation

Evaluation Methodology
Report and assay. Or Exam.

- Alves, R. (2007). Políticas de Planeamento e Ordenamento do Território no Estado Português.. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.
- Ferrão, J. (2011). O ordenamento do território como política pública.. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- Gaspar, J. e Simões, J. (2006). Planeamento e ordenamento do território. Lisboa: Circulo de Leitores

Method of interaction
Combination of theoretical and practical lessons, reading literature and critical reflection on the different problems presented in class.

Software used in class