DESCRIPTION The unit will introduce some of the recent developments in urban theory though a study of sociological, literary and artistic readings of the city. The unit is intentionally selective, its selection shaped by specific questions and our location in Hobart. Lectures, videos and audiotapes will be used to introduce and discuss the main themes and approaches to the unit. In addition, Seminars and visits to urban localities in and around Hobart in which students' knowledge and understanding will be used to investigate the consequences of arguments, ideas and approaches to the city.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.