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UP-59 Landscape and tourism development

The Faculty of Urban Planning / Landscape and Territory
2nd Year, sem 1, 2019-2020 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 2C | ECTS Credits: 4
Urban and Landscape Design
Course Leader:
conf.dr.urb Andreea Necșulescu
Learning outcomes:

Basic elements concerning landscape valuation through tourist development, with accent on landscape management elements (preservation, conservation, valuation) and tools designated to valuate the landscape.


1. – Introduction. Development. Sustainable development, tourist development. Natural and anthropic landscape. Landscape issues in development policies. European Landscape Convention. Landscape management.
2. – Landscape and legal framework in Romania (territorial and urban planning tools)- case studies. Tourism and tourist development- urban actors. Impact of tourist development. Globalization and tourist development. International tourist tendencies.
3. – Tourist types and tourist structures. Classification of tourist types in Romania- criterions. Policies for tourist development. International tendencies.
4. – Necessities related to sustainable tourist development- structures and infrastructure. Management of mass tourism.
5. – Promotion of heritage conservation through tourist development. Legal framework and strategic tools. International tendencies. Marketing and competitive advantages. Landscape role. Conservation, preservation and valuation of landscape through tourist devleopment. Public private partnership. Conclusions.

Teaching Method:

projections, photographs, documentation, research studies.


Exam (60%), Class involvement ( 40%),


Master Plan for Tourist National Development 2007-2026, National Development Plan, Romanian Ministry for Regional Development and Tourism, Bucharest, 2007.
National Development Plan, Romanian Ministry for Regional Development and Tourism, Bucharest, 2007.

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