132.101 Introduction to Professional Planning (15 credits)

This course is an introduction to professional planning, and provides a foundation to the development of a contemporary professional identity. It introduces students to the key ideas and individuals involved in the evolution of the rationale and origins of planning. The course is taught through reference to planning as conceived and practiced in New Zealand and internationally.

Details Details

  • Year: 2018
  • Mode: Distance
  • Semester: Semester one full semester
  • Location: N/A
  • Coordinator: A/pro Caroline Miller
  • Subject: Resource & Environmental Plan
  • College: College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Online component Details

  • Online component: None - There is no online learning environment for this course. Study resources will be supplied directly to students.

Dates

  • Start Date: Monday 26 February, 2018
  • End date: Sunday 24 June, 2018

Withdrawal dates Requirements help

The last day to withdraw from this course:

  • Without financial penalty: Monday 12 March, 2018
  • Without academic penalty: Friday 25 May, 2018

Contact workshops/block courses

Delivery mode Venue Start date End date Attendance
In Person Manawatu Campus Friday 6 April, 2018 Saturday 7 April, 2018 Recommended

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Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this course should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an awareness of the informational and communicative skills appropriate for a professional planner.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the origins and evolving rationale of planning.
  3. Describe the moral and ethical dimensions of planning.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the responsibilities of being a member of the planning profession.

Please note: Learning Outcomes are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

Textbooks

There are no set texts for this course.

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