Objectives

  • ensure a good training base, in terms of knowledge, skills and attitudes as applicable to relations between society and the environment, and conditions for reasoned interventions, ensuring the sustainable development of territories at different geographic scales and in different spatial contexts
  • promote adequate training as seen fit to the innovation needs of professional practices related to spatial planning, possessing as well a strong geographical component·   provide opportunities for employment, for specialisation and continuation in graduate studies, all of which consolidated by IGOTdevelop teaching methods that encourage proactive a attitude and learning associated with problem-solving and the exploration of opportunities·   promote contact with the realities of spatial planning and awareness of its interdisciplinary nature by stimulating links to the labour market and professionals
  • develop teaching methods that encourage proactive an attitude and learning associated with problem-solving and the exploration of opportunities promote contact with the realities of spatial planning and awareness of its interdisciplinary nature by stimulating links to the labour market and professionals
  • promote contact with the realities of spatial planning and awareness of its interdisciplinary nature by stimulating links to the labour market and professionals

Capacities and competencies

  • Combining theoretical and instrumental concepts keeping in mind their applications
  • Participate in the identification of problems and in the formulation of strategic interventions
  • Collect and treat various forms of information through the use of GIS, Cartography and Remote Sensing
  • Develop prospective analysis and other planning and spatial management techniques
  • Monitor and evaluate spatial and environmental impact plans, programmes and projects