UDI Logo

SFU City Program Course: City 101 - Planning for Non-Planners

  • Share:
Name: SFU City Program Course: City 101 - Planning for Non-Planners
Date: September 21, 2021
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM PDT
Event Description:
SFU City Program Course: City 101 - Planning for Non-Planners: What You Need to Know about Community Planning



Back by popular demand, this 3-evening course will be offered again in the Fall. Registration is now open. This course is an introduction to the practice of urban planning and how to build more sustainable, vibrant, and inclusive communities and physical environments.


Students will learn about the matters, purpose, and practice of urban planning in Canada, British Columbia, and the Metro Vancouver region. This course offers a special focus on planning and development issues in the region, and the planners’ role in building cities, and the interrelationships between the physical, environmental, economic, social, and built considerations in planning at different scales. The course will include defining urban planning and planning theory and history, explaining why and how we plan, and outlines the role of participants, stakeholders, and decision-makers in the planning and development processes.


Additional SFU City Program Course are listed here:



Date/Time Information:
Three Tuesday Evenings: 6:30-9:30 PM
September 21, 28 and October 5, 2021
Set a Reminder:
Enter your email address below to receive a reminder message.

Featured Events

UDI Webinar - Advancing Mass Timber in BC

September 28 @ 9:30 am

Around the world, advancements in timber construction is helping to build resilient, climate-smart communities, and Vancouver – with its tree...

Read More

URBC Event - Development in Hazardous Areas in BC

October 7 @ 9:00 am

Join for this year's URBCx session: a simplified version of previous symposiums focused on a key topic: development in hazardous...

Read More

UDI Virtual Luncheon: Benjamin Tal

October 13 @ 12:00 pm

Join CIBC Capital Markets’ Deputy Chief Economist Benjamin Tal as he shares his insight on what is happening today and...

Read More
View All