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Specialisation A: Urban Planning

This module is comprised of two modules: 

Urban Planning

Holistic Ecological Concepts

Module 1: Urban Planning



Development and design of an integrated holistic concept for a determined urban district from an ecological perspective.


The following topics will be applied:

  • urban structure (city of short distances, qualified mixture, solar urban planning)
  • urban climate
  • water management and landscape architecture
  • mobility
  • green and open space planning
  • urban gardening
  • Terra Preta
  • ecological-social and human-ethological aspects
  • participation, transition town
  • economy
  • conceptual and methodical aspects
  • implementation


The students will get the ability to develop an integrated urban district model by working in teams considering the 'Three-Pillar-Model - ecology, social aspects and economy'.


Module 2: Holistic Ecological Concepts


  • Urban Space: examples of different approacheand various approaches, general and environmental requirements, analyses and environmentally friendly concept development.
  • Planning cycle management
  • Ecological cycle management
  • Additional concepts for energy, free space, mobility and water


Students will be able to develop ecological holistic concepts within the urban scale: main goals, additional goals and target values

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ekhart Hahn

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