Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HRT220 927006 2 4 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is to inform students about urbanization and to examine the effects of urbanization on the environment.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nükhet KONUK
Learning Outcomes
  1. Know and apply urbanization models
  2. Know and apply the importance of environmental factors in urban planning
  3. Know urbanization policies
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Nahoum, C., 2001. Urban Planning, Conservation and Preservation,
McGraw-Hill, Inc..Farr, D., 2007. Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design With
Nature, Wiley, Inc.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Urban and Rural Settlements, Urbanization and Urbanization, Urbanization Characteristics, Urbanization Causes, in Developed Countries Urbanization, Underdeveloped and Developing Countries in urbanization, in Turkey, urbanization policy of urbanization Model of urbanization problems, unplanned urbanization and the Environment, Sustainable Urbanization, Kent Planning, Environmental Approaches
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Urban and Rural Settlements
2.Urbanization and Urbanization Process
3.Urbanization Features
4.Causes of Urbanization
5.Urbanization in Developed Countries
6.Urbanization in Undeveloped and Developing Countries
7.Urbanization in Turkey
8.Urbanization Policies
10.Urbanization Models
11.Urbanization Problems
12.Irregular Urbanization and Environment
13.Urban Planning, Environmental Approaches
14.Sustainable Urbanization
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Attending Lectures14570