PLAN - Urban and Regional Planning

Offered By:
Faculty of Science

Below are the courses available from the PLAN subject code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, class times, and textbooks.

PLAN 500 - Planning for Resilient Cities and Regions View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The role of adaptive and resilience oriented planning to contribute to the development of regions that can sustain themselves and prosper through change and uncertainty. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 501 - Planning for Northern Regions and Resource Communities View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The practice of planning for and in northern regions and resource communities. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 503 - Master's Project Proposal View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Supervised development of a literature review and project proposal examining resilience in northern and resource communities. Course is pass/fail. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 505 - Master's Major Project View Available Classes

★ 6 (fi 12)(VAR, 3-0-0)

Completion of major project including development of major outputs identified by committee. Course is pass/fail. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 506 - Master's Planning Internship View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Internship with employer followed by reflective exercises on experience in workplace. Course is pass/fail. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 510 - Physical Planning and Design Fundamentals View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The development and interpretation of plans, zoning, policy, and bylaws. The introduction of design fundamentals for planners. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 511 - Professional Practice and Ethics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The professional practice of planning is covered including the role of planners in society and professional ethics for planners. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 512 - Advanced Finance for Planners View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introduction to municipal finances and the development process as it relates to the planning profession. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 515 - Community Planning and Engagement View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Planning in the community context, including methods of public consultation and community-based development. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 516 - Planning Law View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Includes an introduction to the legal basis for planning in Alberta and other provinces. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 517 - Advanced Planning Theory View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of planning theories and theories from other disciplines and their influence on the practice of planning. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 520 - Directed Study in Urban and Regional Planning View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(VAR, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 555 - Advanced Environmental Planning View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Issues in policy making, planning and management related to human interaction with the physical environment. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 570 - Advanced GIS for Planners View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 2-0-1)

The application of spatial analytic tools to planning topics. Assignments impart technical aspects through hands-on experience with commercial and in-house spatial analysis software. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar. Prerequisite: consent of Department.


PLAN 585 - Advanced Topics in Planning View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exploring planning theories in the context of contemporary events phenomena. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Variable content course which may be repeated if topic(s) vary.


PLAN 595 - Advanced Planning Studio View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Practical study of community planning processes, development or redevelopment projects, or other relevant case studies relating to resilience in northern and resource communities. Fieldwork required. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 598 - Advanced Research Methods and Analysis View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Collection and analysis of data for social research in planning in northern and resource communities. Research design and sampling procedures. Both qualitative and quantitative methods are explored. Fieldwork may be required. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.


PLAN 599 - Advanced Practical Field Study in Planning View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Intensive field or practical study in Planning, typically as part of a team working off-campus. Details and areas of study may vary from year to year; consult the department about current offerings, fees and timing. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.