The diploma thesis deals with the spatial planning of Šentvid pri Stični settlement in the municipality of Ivančna Gorica. The main purpose of the assignment was to prepare a proposal for the spatial development of a rural settlement. The task consists of a theoretical and a practical part. The theoretical part presents the characteristics of the Slovenian countryside, the starting points for rural spatial planning and the normative regulation. The practical part starts with an introduction to the area, a demographic analysis, employment analysis, overview of existing spatial plans and the spatial analyses. Based on the findings of the analytical work, a concept and an objective for the spatial planning of the settlement were prepared. In the end spatial planning is completed by guidelines for its implementation in space.