SRD761 - Designing Urban Environments


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125




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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

4 x 1 day seminars per trimester (6 hours per day.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


This unit aims to provide a high level of design thinking regarding the foundations of the skill and knowledge base related to urban design. Students will be introduced to a range of processes applied to the analysis and synthesis of the urban environment. On completion of the unit students will be able to understand the urban condition through scale, built form, land-use and movement and have an appreciation for determining when a more innovative design might fit in better urban outcomes.

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