Urban Social Geography: Key Theoretical Approaches

THURSDAY, 10:40, G2 (ground floor, left) 

 

Web page of the course on Moodle.

 

Course requirements and evaluation criteria

Basic level:

Total score in tests I and II > 50 %

Attendance of at least 7 lectures (excluding Introduction), including compulsory attendance of discussion seminars

Timely submission of at least 6 pre-class assignments (submitted via Moodle, annotation of required reading + answers to all questions suggested in Moodle)

Exam:

Same conditions as for basic level plus:

Activity and discussion of required readings in class

Essay

Exam - discussion of the essay

 

 

Programme 2017/2018

Date

Topic

Lecturer

05.10.2017

Introduction to course

Ivana Přidalová

12.10.2017

Classical urban theories

Martin Šimon

19.10.2017

Chicago school of urban sociology

Martin Ouředníček

26.10.2017

Radical political economy, institutional approach

Petra Špačková

02.11.2017

Humanistic approach

Lucie Pospíšilová

09.11.2017

Discussion seminar + test

Lucie Pospíšilová, Ivana Přidalová

16.11.2017

Theories of urban origins

Martin Ouředníček

23.11.2017

Time geography

Lucie Pospíšilová

30.11.2017

Social environment

Martin Ouředníček

07.12.2017

Postmodern urban geography

Martin Šimon

14.12.2017

Urban Planning

Petra Špačková

21.12.2017

Christmas quiz

Lucie Pospíšilová, Petra Špačková

04.01.2018

Distance lecture - time to catch up on reading and study

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11.01.2018

Discussion seminar + test

Petra Špačková