Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Transport Planning

Throughout the course students will acquire the knowledge and skills transport planning employers look for in potential employees. They will also focus on how spatial planning interacts with transport needs and transport systems, and students are encouraged to be open to new ideas and to critically examine established practices.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st degree of 2.2 Honours or above from any academic background including arts, humanities, social sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, engineering and technology. Applicants without a 1st degree but with other professional qualifications, or who have substantial relevant experience in the transport-related professions are welcome to apply.

Course modules

Modules include: transport economics and appraisal; travel demand analysis; transport policy and finance; changing travel behaviour; plan making; implementation and design quality; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework presentations and examinations.

Sponsorship information

In the past students have been supported by Brian Large Bursaries, worth and Rees Jeffreys Road Fund.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 517 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 979 per Credit (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Frenchay Campus Bristol BS16 1QY South West

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