Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K8933040 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 都市・地域計画学
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Urban and Regional Engineering
ツカイ マコト
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Mon3-4,Thur3-4:ENG 102
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 13 : Civil Engineering
Eligible Students 3rd grade in Civil and environmental engineering
Keywords Urban planning, regional planning, land use micro economics, landscape engineering 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
This class is special subject, related to (b) problem finding, (e) evaluation and (f) communication  
Criterion referenced
Program of Civil and Environmental Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Ability to structuralize problems
・Ability to analyze  problems 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Microeconomics, urban planning laws and planning procedure in regional and urban planning are lectured in order to evaluate local plan.  
Class Schedule lesson1  Introduction to city and social system
lesson2  Urban planning: historical development, legal master plan, survey for urban planning
lesson3  Agglomeration economy, externality and congestion
lesson4  land use plan and regulation, neighborhood plan urban planning law, plan in residential area, plan in commercial area, plan in park and green tract
lesson5  New town plan, redevelopment in CBD area, other laws in urban planning
lesson6  Disaster damage control and mitigation in urban planning, regulation for building
lesson7  Landscape engineering (1) : Significance and technical terms
lesson8  Landscape engineering (2) : Methodology
lesson9  Landscape engineering (3) : Analysis and factor decomposition
lesson10  Landscape engineering (4) : Cognition in urban image
lesson11  Landscape engineering (5) : Synthesis Case studies
lesson12  Urban desigin and transportation
lesson13  National planning (1) : History in japan
lesson14  National planning (2) : Future development
lesson15  Summary and discussions 
Tadashi HIGASA: Urban planning, Kyoristu Shuppan 
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(More Details) Microsoft PPT (materials are distributed by Web tool) 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
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Preparation and
key words in each lesson:
lesson 2: master plan in Hiroshima city
lesson 3: economic externality in urban activities
lesson 4: land use regulation by legal zoning
lesson 5: updated city forming action by NPO
lesson 6: countermeasure for hazard and natural disasters
lesson 7 to 11 : Giving some examples in Hiroshima and Kyoto. Please be careful daily landscape
lesson 12: parking problem, trip generation and attraction
lesson 13 : historical transitions
lesson 14: latest information is available at http://www.kokudokeikaku.go.jp/ 
Grading Method Examination at the last class, and report in landscape engineering  
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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