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UP311 - Local Planning, Government and Law

Overview:

Provides students with a basic understanding of the governmental structure, legal aspect, and practice of local planning, with special emphasis on zone and land development regulations. Explores the civic and legal bases for the field of urban planning at a basic level, followed by more detailed exploration of legal topics as pertaining to the practice of zone, subdivision/development regulation, and comprehensive planning. Gives and introduction for students interested in pursuing more advanced studies in land use law and urban planning, and provides practical knowledge for students seeking careers in local government planning.

Prerequisite:

None

Credit:

4 hours

Instructor:

Tyler

Notes:

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