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Desarrollo Urbano y Territorial: Gestión y Transformación de las Ciudades

Master's degree. Face-to-face.

Content

13th EDITION
UPC School

Subjects

GOBIERNO LOCAL. Gobernanza y Gestión Relacional
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Josep Centelles

Introduction to the concept and structures of governability at the local level: public administration, policies, services and formal management (structures, processes, timing and resources); in addition, public management as a process of deciding on interests generated by private-public partnerships is addressed from an ethical point of view.
Urban Planning
4 ECTS. 42 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Sebastià Jornet Forner

Presentation of recent experiences in urban planning in Catalonia, based on specific case studies, possibilities of the different scales, methodological contents, formulation processes, administrative procedures, implementation and subsequent evaluations.
This module includes a visit to the technical offices of those institutions which draft the Plans.
Local Development Planning (Alvar network)
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Josep Maria Carrera Alpuente

Introduction to local development and sustainable development strategies through recent experiences of planning in cities and regions with strong growth trends. Critical review of the implementation of participative processes, Local Agenda 21, conflicts and negotiations in the distribution of financial resources for economic, social and environmental policies in a territory.

Introduction to the conceptual framework of cultural landscapes as a strategy for local development based on heritage resources in a broad sense, and as a framework for the development of regional policies.
Urban Morphologies
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Francesc Peremiquel Lluch

Analysis of the different urban realities in Latin America and Europe by contrasting the morphologies and functional structures originating in the urban explosion process which has characterised the last century. Investigation into innovative morphologies and landmark urban projects for urban planning and management of the city project.
Urban Infrastructures
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Miquel Roa López

Analysis of relevant experiences in Latin America and Europe related to programmes, practises and interventions on the basic structures (urban facilities and environmental infrastructure), as well as the organisation of transport (both public and private) and mobility management in the different urban realities in order to optimise resources and reduce environmental and social impact.
Urban Planning Management
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Ferran Navarro Acebes

Analysis of relevant experiences in Latin America and Europe related to programmes, practises and interventions on the basic structures (urban facilities and environmental infrastructure), as well as the organisation of transport (both public and private) and mobility management in the different urban realities in order to optimise resources and reduce environmental and social impact.
The Self-Managed City and Human Settlements
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Pedro Lorenzo Gálligo

Analysis of the informal city phenomenon and study of policies, strategies and actions related to urban integration projects, with a presentation of specific experiences of reclassification and an in-depth study of techniques for the provision of decent housing and community infrastructures in urban transition situations.
Social Participation
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: María Herrero Canela

A closer, methodological look at interrelationships between urban development and social development, focusing on the analysis of social partners, social practises, and the formulation and management of participation in urban processes in European and Latin American cases. Specific experiences in Barcelona will be analysed related to the transformation of space and urban governability, to draw conclusions on how to develop social potentialities in cities by introducing experiences derived from creative innovations.
Sustainability
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Marc Montlleó

Introduction to working guidelines in the city as a solution to environmental problems in the territory through the discussion of Local Agenda 21, Local Agenda 21 for Culture and the institutionalisation of environmental sustainability processes: reshaping of institutional structures to develop new tools, indicators, compensation mechanisms and environmental regulations; as well as the increase in public awareness and participation.
Project Evaluation and Practice
4 ECTS. 28 teaching hours.
COORDINATOR: Eduard Rodríguez i Villaescusa

Introduction to a set of tools for management, renewal and project financing at the local level as a complement to the traditional mechanisms of town councils. Using case studies from specific cities in Latin America and Europe as a basis, the pivotal role that local authorities can play in fulfilling the desired city project, by means of incentives and management of the resources at its disposal, will be analysed.
Seminars and Workshops
5 ECTS. 80 teaching hours.
Synthesis Workshop
6 ECTS. 76 teaching hours.
Final Project
9 ECTS.
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Credits:
60 ECTS
(450 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:26/01/2017 Classes end:27/05/2017Programme ends: 31/12/2017
Timetable:
Monday  10:00 to 14:00  15:30 to 17:30Tuesday  10:00 to 14:00Wednesday  10:00 to 14:00  15:30 to 17:30Thursday  10:00 to 14:00  15:30 to 17:30Friday  10:00 to 14:00  15:30 to 17:30
Taught at:
ETSAV - Escola Tècnica Superior d'Arquitectura del Vallès
C. Pere Serra, 1-15
Barcelona - Sant Cugat del Vallès

Registration fee:
6.250 €

Language of instruction:
Spanish

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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