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Urban Regeneration and City Centers
(Urban Regeneration and City Centers)

The main objective of the course is to explain the concepts of urban regeneration and integrated urban development and to describe the specific processes, methods and instruments related to these. The teaching methods will include lectures, seminars, debates and workshops. The module will include theoretical and practical activities and will be mostly interactive. A number of best practices in the field will be analyzed, especially based on the last 2 decades of European experience and projects will be developed for selected areas of intervention form Bucharest or other cities.

By the end of the course the students will get an adequate understanding and the capabilities to develop integrated projects and urban regeneration strategies. Communication skills and team working will also be developed during the module practical teaching sessions. The evaluation of the module will be based on the elaboration of an integrated regeneration project for a defined urban area.