Current Students

Urban Sustainability


The objectives of this minor are: 
(a)   to provide students with knowledge and perspectives about the socio-economic and political development of global cities; 
(b)   to develop students’ competence in conducting analyses related to sustainability challenges of urban built environment; and 
(c)   to understand the factors shaping the urban world, and appreciate the role of sustainability in debates of urban development.


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Programme Info
Subject Coordinator
Dr HUI Lai Hang Dennis
2948 6365

Course Outline


Course Title

Course Code & Outline

Urban Sustainability

Urban Growth, Governance and Smart City Development


Environmental Science and Urban Sustainabilit


Electives (take three elective courses from the following)

Protected Areas Planning and Management


Building a Sustainable Community


Transnational Migration and Development in Global Cities


Urbanization and Transportation: Theory and Policy


Tourism and Sustainability GGP4012

Any aspect of the course and course offerings (including, without limitation, the content of the Course and the manner in which the Course is taught) may be subject to change at any time at the sole discretion of the University. Without limiting the right of the University to amend the course and its course offerings, it is envisaged that changes may be required due to factors such as staffing, enrolment levels, logistical arrangements and curriculum changes.


Admission Enquiries

Tel: (852) 2948 6886

Programme Enquiries

Dr HUI Lai Hang Dennis
Tel: (852) 2948 6365