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M.Sc. Online

Planning and Urban Leadership (Distance Learning)

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

12 months
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9000 GBP/year
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About

This Planning and Urban Leadership (Distance Learning) course from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is about creating planning professionals who are visionary, innovative and confident in leading projects and teams.

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Overview

The MSc Planning and Urban Leadership (Distance Learning) course from University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is designed for those who wish to lead change in the built and natural environment.

Because the course is delivered entirely through distance learning, you'll be able to fit your studies around other commitments. There's no obligation to live locally as your learning and assessment will take place online. Learning materials and opportunities for peer interaction are provided weekly, but you have flexibility as to when you interact.

You'll be taught by widely-published academics, who'll bring the benefit of their own industry experience as well as feeding the latest research directly into your learning.

This course will support the development of skills and knowledge concerning planning and property practice, including plan and policy creation, planning implementation, decision making, development finance, design, governance, and community engagement. 

Careers: 

This course will open up careers across the planning and property profession, whether in the public, private or third sector. Related opportunities include roles in areas such as housing, development, conservation, environmental management and governance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Plan Making: An Historical and International Perspective
  • Preparing Plans at Different Spatial Scales
  • Visioning and the Setting of Strategic Goals and Objectives
  • The Role of Evidence in Plan Making 
  • Using Scenarios and Forecasts to Make Plans
  • Identifying and Testing Alternatives Impact Assessment and the Testing of Plan Policies
  • Developing Plans and Proposals Collaboratively

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally require an honours degree of 2.2 or above.
  • We can consider applicants who don't meet the normal entry requirements, but who do have relevant professional experience or qualifications. In your application, you should describe your professional experience and qualifications in detail. You may need to undertake some study prior to starting the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

PT fees: £4500

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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