Urban Management

Course Code: IC4105 • Study year: IV • Academic Year: 2024-2025
Domain: Civil Engineering • Field of study: Architecture and town planning
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: Romanian
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Luciana Oprea
Seminar tutor: George Emanuel Voicu
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class
Number of teaching hours per semester: 56
Number of teaching hours per week: 4
Semester: Autumn
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 4

Course aims:

The course aims to present the main theoretical and applied landmarks related to the management of urban settlements
The main engine of progress, urban settlements, is at the same time a framework in which the activities of production, consumption and creativity take place in contemporary society, but also the main space on which and from which man has manifested most of his unreasonable beginnings and / or destructive on the geosystem.
Formation of an integrative way of approaching the urban system, as a territorial system with specific structure and functioning, as well as as a fundamental element within the settlement system

Course Entry Requirements:


Course contents:

1. Evolutionary landmarks in urban management and planning 2. Fundamental concepts 3. The urban system 4. Zoning of the urban territory 5. Public participation in the process of urban management and planning 6. Organizing public communal services 7. Management of public patrimony assets 8. Land management and land market 9. Metropolitan areas 10. Peri-urban areas 11. The new urbanism 12. Green urbanism 13. Case studies

Teaching methods:

Instruction is a combination of lectures, conversation and theoretical with practical examples

Learning outcomes:

C4. Field application of urban projects and landscaping, civil and industrial constructions, roads and works of art, hydrotechnical constructions and land improvements, etc. C8. Application of the technical regulations of cadastre and urbanism with the observance of the principles regarding the protection of the environment

Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Exam written/ oral - 60% ; Laboratory activity test - practically 40%.

Recommended reading:

Oprea L., Management urban, E-Course support, Alba Iulia, 2022, 253.
Filip S., Planning urban, Presa Universitară Clujeană, Cluj-Napoca, 2009, -.
Ianoş, I., Geografie urbană şi rurală, Ministerul Educaţiei şi Cercetării, Bucureşti, 2005, -.