The course uses design practice, theory, development and control practices to inform design processes, and uses studio teaching focused on local development possibilities to develop creative, practical and sustainable solutions to a range of typical urban design problems.
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in an appropriate subject is usually required. The course is suitable for graduates in urban planning, architecture, landscape design and engineering. Graduates from other disciplines are also considered. all applicants are required to demonstrate a competency in graphics and design by way of a portfolio. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 5.5 in each component).
Modules include: Urban design thinkers; development management; urban design foundation; studio 1; studio 2; research methods and techniques; dissertation.
assessment methods include dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,850 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 6,850 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 6,850 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
029 2087 5961