Land Use Planning|   [Archived Catalog]
2016-2017 School of Law Bulletin (Archived Copy)

LAWS 651 - Land Use Planning|

Credits: 3

A study of regulation of land use. Topics include zoning, subdivision regulation, and takings. One emphasis of course is on practice in the area. To accomplish this goal, class methodology will include use of problems, based on South Carolina law and on the City of Columbia Code, that will be worked on in teams. In addition, students will be required to attend a total of four meetings of councils/commissions during the semester.

Prerequisites: None.

Note: Attending the Four Councils/Commissions meetings may require missing a class/classes in other courses.

Basis of Grade: Final examination and class participation

Form of Grade: Letter Grade