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Spatial Planning with Sustainable Urban Design (part-time)

24 months
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9950 GBP/year
4175 GBP/year
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Learn how to apply urban design principles and practices to create sustainable quality spaces and places in urban environments in this MSc Spatial Planning with Sustainable Urban Design (part-time) from University of Dundee.

Overview

MSc Spatial Planning with Sustainable Urban Design (part-time) from University of Dundee focuses specifically on developing and enhancing your knowledge and critical understanding of the principles and practice of urban design to achieve sustainable cities and regions. You'll be able to suggest intervention strategies to improve regeneration of declining places and cities.

You will also develop your understanding of spatial analysis, statutory planning, property development processes, and sustainability in contemporary cities and sustainable urban design.

Our academic staff have a strong research and practice background in specialist areas. We collaborate with key planning agencies in and around Dundee, meaning you can learn from practitioners through lectures, seminars, and fieldwork. This also means you will have the opportunity to engage with 'live' projects as part of your learning.

The father of town planning, Patrick Geddes was a professor of botany at this university, which means we have strong historical links to the planning profession.

Careers

You could work in areas such as:

  • urban and rural planning
  • natural resources and environmental protection
  • city regeneration
  • renewable energies
  • urban design
  • urban conservation
  • property development
  • housing development
  • public policy
  • environmental impact assessments
  • transport

Accreditation

This course is fully accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Concepts of Spatial Planning 
  • Spatial Analysis 
  • Property Development Processes
  • Statutory Planning
  • Sustainable Urban Design
  • Sustainability in Contemporary Cities

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours degree in Architecture, Economics, Geography, Engineering, or a related subject at lower second class or above
  • Consideration will also be given to applicants with other academic backgrounds who explain clearly their motivation for undertaking the relevant MSc, outlining any relevant work experience

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9950 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4175 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4175 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Dundee

787 - 1494 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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