Global Course

Partners:
University of Groningen
University of Tokyo
Newcastle University
University of Washington, Seattle
Renmin University of China

Timetable

Available online Lecture University / lecturers
Tuesday
17 April
1: Introduction to Institutional Design and Spatial Planning University of Groningen
I. Boavida-Portugal,
B. Wind
 
Thursday
19 april
2: The ‘nine cells model’: Dutch spatial planning
University of Groningen
G. De Roo

Group enrollment for assignment
 
   
Tuesday
24 April

 

3: Spatial Planning in the USA and Washington State Context
University of Washington
J. Whittington
Thursday
26 April
4: Heritage in the United States
University of Washington
J. Whittington

Tuesday
01 May
 
5: Spatial Planning System in China: Continuity and Change
Renmin University
Dr. Lei Zhang
Thursday
03 May

6: Urban Spatial Transformation in Transitional China: The Role of Planning
Renmin University
Prof. Dr. QIN Bo
Tuesday
08 May

7: ‘Disorganised Devolution’: reshaping metropolitan governance and planning in England in a period of austerity
Newcastle University
Mark Tewdwr-Jones
Thursday
10 May

8: Budget Cuts and the Reality of Digital Platforms, Volunteers and Local Services for Medium and Small Sized English Local Authorities
Newcastle University
Moozhan Shakeri
Tuesday
15 May
 
9: Institutional design in Japan: focus on land use
University of Tokyo
Hideki Koizumi

Thursday
17 May
 
10: Land use planning and participatory planning
University of Tokyo
Hideki Koizumi
Friday
18 May

Deadline first part assignment (a reflection on the institutional design in the home country)
 
Thursday
24 May
 
Deadline reflection on other duo's  
Friday
08 June
 
Deadline assignment (including an international comparison)