AAR4220 - Regional and Municipal Planning


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination and work
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 50/100 4 hours D
Work 50/100

Course content

The course will be committed to sustainable place development on regional and local level emphasizing the land-use part of the municipal masterplan for specific areas in accordance with the Norwegian Planning and Building Act as planning tool. Land-use, planning process, communication and interdisciplinary cooperation are essential.

Learning outcome

Knowledge The candidate - has thorough knowledge about sustainable place development, the land-use part of the municipal master plan, planning provisions, impact assessment and risk and vulnerability analysis - has good knowledge about interdisciplinary cooperation and participation in planning processes - has knowledge about suitable drawing programs for planning work Skills The candidate - will be able to carry out analyses and material for regional and municipal planning - can work out land-use part of the municipal master plan and perform planning processes General Competence The candidate - will be able to solve regional- and municipal planning tasks in differerent situations and circumstances - can organize and communicate well in participatory and cooperative processes

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and exercises.

Further on evaluation

The exercise counts 50% towards the final grade in the course. Both exercises and written exam must be passed to pass the course. You can register for a re-scheduled examination in the next exam period.When exercises have been passed, grading will be valid for 1,5 years and might be included for a re-scheduled exam.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Architecture (MAAR)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (MTBYGG)
Facility Management (MEIENDOM)
Geography (MGEOG)
Physical Planning (MFYSPL)

Required previous knowledge

Minimum Bachelor's degree or its equivalent

Course materials

Information will be given at the start of the course

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SIA4020 7.5
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Architecture and Planning


Examination arrangement: Written examination and work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Work 50/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD School exam 50/100 D 2023-12-14 15:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL311 orange sone Sluppenvegen 14 34
SL311 grønn sone Sluppenvegen 14 5
SL111 orange sone Sluppenvegen 14 1
Spring UTS Work 50/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS School exam 50/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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