Land use management theory 210

Module code TPU 210
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

A brief history of land use management in South Africa; rationale for land use management; principles of good land use management in the context of transformation and development imperatives in post-apartheid South Africa, global environmental change, new economic geography, procedural, substantive and intergenerational justice and development economics; critique of land use management; ethics of land use management; the characteristics of an appropriate land use management system that advances transformation, sustainability, resilience, equity, inclusiveness and integration in South Africa; the link between land use management and strategic spatial planning; international and South African examples of land use management systems; the future of land use management.

Module credits 12.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English is used in one class
Academic organisation Town and Regional Planning
Period of presentation Semester 1

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