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    i got some problem..

    because i m new of this planning courses so i have some question that is urban planning is equal to urban design????

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    Sacre bleu!

    No it's not at.

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    Urban design mainly study physical planning,
    while urban design just a part of urban planning?

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    Urban Planning is often function first. It deals with understanding the social, physical, and comprehensive interaction between persons, economics, physical space, residential, and industrial spaces.

    Urban Design deals with the physical interaction between people and their surroundings.

    Both are very important to a city, and tools such as Form Based Codes uses both as a regularity tool.
    If you want different results in your life, you need to do different things than you have done in the past. Change is that simple.

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