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TSYH 4530 - Subdivision Planning/Design Part 1: Land Use Planning

Transystems Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Introduces natural state land use assessment, planning elements, community zoning and site plans, neighbourhoods, lot and dwelling types, traffic considerations, road classifications, road patterns and names, single site planning, building envelopes, setbacks, lot layout design, cul-de-sacs, walkways and emergency access routes. Acts and Regulations governing subdivisions, the approval process, engineering servicing criteria and the economic aspects of land use development are reviewed.





Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 30947

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This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.



Course Outline





  1. Correspondence format.
  2. Please note that the above price is for tuition only; textbooks (if required) are additional. Course materials are available in D2L: Textbooks are not shipped automatically, you must order them from the BCIT Bookstore:
  3. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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