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UCL (University College London): Urban Design and City Planning

Institution UCL (University College London) View institution profile
Department Bartlett School of Planning
Web https://www.ucl.ac.uk
Study type Taught

Summary

This programme has a unique focus on urban design as a creative planning tool and the interface between urban design and city planning. It offers a comprehensive understanding and exposure to urban design theory and practice, and also the complexity of its interface with the city planning field.

The programme equips students theoretically and practically, engaging academically and in practice with urban design and related fields of knowledge. Students will learn how to think critically, creatively and in analytical ways across the different city scales, from strategic to local, and across urban design, city planning, place-making, real estate and sustainability arenas.

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits.

The programme consists of eight compulsory modules (120 credits) and a research dissertation or major research project (60 credits).

A Postgraduate Diploma, eight modules (120 credits) full-time nine months and part-time 2-5 years, is offered.

Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded a MSc in Urban Design and City Planning. Upon successful completion of 120 credits, you will be awarded a PG Dip in Urban Design and City Planning.

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