Course GSQ2LA

Urban Planning and IT

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 13, 2022

The overall aim of the course is for students to acquire knowledge about the importance of IT and digitalisation and their use in urban planning and urban development.

After completing the course, students will be able to:
  • explain current discourse and knowledge development relating to digitalisation, IT and smart cities as well as how these are used in, and affect, urban planning and urban development
  • demonstrate a basic understanding of relational databases and programming languages linked to applications in urban planning
  • apply basic principles for relational databases, including basic concept modeling for database design
  • manage data and create, modify and delete database objects using SQL
  • critically discuss the consequences for urban planning and urban development as a result of the integration of IT, digital solutions and discourses about smart cities in urban planning
Starts and ends:
week 13, 2022 - week 22, 2022
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P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • 60 credits in the Construction and Urban Planning Programme
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
15,375 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
15,375 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
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