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Urban Design and Planning 

London South Bank University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
14470 GBP/year
8270 GBP/year
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About

The MA Urban Design and Planning at London South Bank University focuses on urban design as part of town planning and equips students with a comprehensive understanding of urban design, planning and development issues.

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Overview

This Urban Design and Planning course at London South Bank University   is offered on a full-time and part-time basis. Full-time students will complete the course in 12 months; part-time students will complete the course in 24 months. The programme is based on 2 semesters and you will study from September to June.

‘Planning’ is both a design and public policy profession. It deals with design as a professional and a democratic practice, showing how professional knowledge and deep engagement with communities are both essential if places are to achieve lasting functionality and liveability.

Employability

The course will provide students with specialist expertise in urban design, allowing them to study this discipline within the broader frameworks of town planning and property development. They will develop a broad range of skills, essential for urban design, planning and property development employers. Architectural practices dealing with master planning, government organisations and research institutions are other possible employers.

Accreditation

RTPI

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Planning, Politics and Theory
  • The Making of Place 
  • Design and Property Development
  • Sustainable Places
  • Urban Design: from Theory to Practice
  • Urban Design Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to have a minimum of a lower second (2:2) Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject area, such as built environment subjects and social science subjects
  • Applicants with a non-cognate degree and several years’ relevant work experience may be offered a place, if they can demonstrate a suitable level of specialist subject knowledge

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14470 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14470 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8270 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8270 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Part-time fees:

  • UK/EU fee: £3675
  • International fee: £6431

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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