Current Approaches to Sustainable Community Planning

Start Date
02/05/2018
End Date
02/01/2020
Description
The tools, techniques, and approaches to Sustainable Community Planning (SCP) have evolved substantially in the last few decades, turning it from an abstract notion into a comprehensive and beneficial planning approach. This course reviews a broad spectrum of the more effective approaches currently being utilized to convert basic SCP principles into practical projects around the world. The review includes numerous links to the sources of these tools and approaches and includes background on a number of international projects.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Sustainable Development & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
Identify, integrate, and utilize the most effective SCP tools and approaches in designing a sustainable community plan.
Leverage local context to develop the most viable, safe, and healthy communities.
Formulate, at the earliest possible stage, the likely costs and outcomes for planning scenarios under consideration.
Effectively integrate the input of numerous stakeholders and residents into a community planning exercise.
Address present-day stresses as well as long-term issues in a single planning exercise.
Instructors
Doug Pollard
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Course Codes
AEC1045
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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