Programação de Equipamentos (not translated)


a) To understand the contribution of collective facilities in territorial planning at different scales;
b) To list the different collective facilities - education, social security (children and seniors), health, sports, culture, public security - with the associated public policies;
c) To interpret the demographic dynamics, socio-economic and territorial interfering with reconfiguration of network facilities;
d) To master the methods of (re) programming community facilities in expansive environments and demographic decline;
e) To design and implement methodologies to the management of networks.

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Weekly - 3 letivas + 1 tutorial

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Carvalho, J.; Marinho, R. (2013). Planeamento de Equipamentos Locais. Edição Jorge Carvalho/Bublok.
Costa, D. & Barbosa, D. (2002). A Carta Educativa como Instrumento de Planeamento e Gestão. GeoINova, 5, 187-204.
DGOTDU (2002). Normas para a Programação e Caracterização de Equipamentos Colectivos. Lisboa: DGOTDU.
Fermisson, J. (2012). O Atual Modelo de Programação de Equipamentos Coletivos e as suas Limitações: Desafios e Orientações para uma Nova Abordagem Encontro Anual da Ad Urbem – A Programação na Gestão Territorial.
Pereira, M. & Pisco, P. (2010). Coesão Territorial e Equidade Social: importância estratégica dos equipamentos colectivos. Atas do Seminário Os Dez Anos da Lei de Bases da Política de Ordenamento do Território e Urbanismo - 1998-2008. Lisboa:Edição DGOTDU, 209-222.
Pisco, P. (2013). Urbanismo Escolar nas Cidades Médias em Portugal. Tese de Doutoramento, Instituto Superior Técnico - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal.

Teaching method

Presentation and discussion of case studies in different territorial and socio-demographic contexts;
Group work, directed to the application programming methodologies, in a county chosen by the group;
Monitoring of fieldwork - collecting information for analysis of equipment networking and interviews with their managers.

Evaluation method

Students are informed in the first class on the elements of evaluation and their relative weight in the final grade. The evaluation has four elements:
i) Written test on the theoretical matter (55%);
ii) Group work with a reporting (50000 characters) and public discussion (25%);
iii) Review by two papers (10%);
iv) Evaluation of class participation (10%).

Subject matter

1) FACILITIES: POLICIES, INFRAESTRUCTURES AND SERVICES. Facilities concept. Typologies. Public policies associated. Competences of the various levels of government. Proximity facilities and structural facilities: their integration into regional planning.
2) DEFINITION AND SIZING OF THE FACILITIES NETWORKS COLLECTIVE .Sizing and (re) structuring of networks: demand versus supply; factors involved in their reconfiguration; diagnostic methodologies; programming criteria, sizing and location. Exemplification. Equipment letter concept. Specificity of education equipment. Educational letter: concept and its application in various territorial contexts. New readings of Education / city: urban planning concept of school.
3) MANAGEMENT OF FACILITIES. Guiding principles of network management: monitoring and evaluation of performance indicators.