In this professionally accredited course, you will learn theoretical, technical and communication skills required by planning professionals.
You will learn a range of essential planning competencies from the legal or statutory side of planning to the bigger picture or strategic side.
These two sides of planning, legal and big picture, combine in a powerful way to enable planners to vision and action more sustainable futures.
There are multiple opportunities for authentic learning and contact with the wider planning community - in class, on professional placement, and in your individual research tasks.
Supported by your teachers and the Planning Institute of Australia’s Young Planners, your course will bridge from a learning environment into workplaces. This helps grow your professional network and actively shape your career path.
As a professional planner, you will be in demand by local and state governments, planning consultancies and community organisations in Australia and around the world.
Planners are professionals who work closely with engineers, architects and environmental consultants, providing multi-disciplinary expertise to ensure projects are appropriately investigated and strategically developed.
This Master of Planning course at University of Tasmania is professionally accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia and offers outstanding career opportunities.
Graduates work as professional planners, managers and policy makers in areas such as:
- strategic and statutory planning
- environmental and social planning
- state government planning and policy agencies
- infrastructure providers
- environmental and natural resource agencies
- Commonwealth environmental and infrastructure agencies
- international and local consulting firms
- local government
- conservation, environmental and community sectors
- business and industry
The Master of Planning is professionally accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia,
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Critical Planning: Theory, Process and Applications
- Statutory Land Use Planning
- Professional Placement
- Planning and Managing for Sustainable Systems
- Urban Planning and Design
- Regional Planning – Economy, Environment, Society, Infrastructure
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.
DisciplinesEconomics Social Work Event Management View 114 other Masters in Economics in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
To be eligible for this degree you must have:
- An Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of Credit or better, or
- Tertiary qualifications deemed by the University of Tasmania to be equivalent.
International34544 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 69088 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
- Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in.
Living costs for Hobart
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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