URBAN 1: What are the characteristics of urban environments?
Definition of urban area, to include housing and population density, nature of employment, high level functions.
； Ignition exercise of urban images. Study of two contrasting urban landscapes (eg in a historic context and a modern
Pacific Rim city, or planned and unplanned cities).
Most people in the UK live in towns and cities. In 2000 over 5700 million people were living in
towns and cities (study OHT of urban/rural populations)
STUDY THE VARIOUS IMAGES OF URBAN AREAS – what are the features shown? What are