The objective of the module is to use the contemporary urban design research and/or professional practice to raise students’ knowledge and development level. Furthermore, the student must document the use of research-based and/or practice-based knowledge. This means to familiarize the students with basic research, practice or development methods and theory, as well as enable them to acquire specific knowledge within one of the following chosen options:
A) Project-Oriented Study in an External Organisation,
B) Semester project with company contact, or
C) Research semester project, related to urban design.
The Project-Oriented Study in an External Organisation (B) must have a scope that correspond the ECTS load.
Types of instruction are listed in § 17; Structure and contents of the programme.
|Name of exam||Independent Choice: Research, Practice or Development in Urban Design|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a project
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Selvstændigt valg: Forskning, praksis eller udvikling i urbant design|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Architecture & Design|
|Department||Department of Architecture, Design and Media Technology|
|Faculty||Technical Faculty of IT and Design|