Queen's University Belfast
Urban and Rural Design
Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. The programme is offered to students who have successfully completed the BSc programme in Environmental Planning, but is also available to other graduates, particularly those from the built environment professions - Planning and Architecture. Applicants without an appropriate background and/or qualification in the design of the built environment will be invited to attend an interview. Interviewees will be required to bring a portfolio of work that demonstrates an interest in the design of the built environment. The portfolio should contain either examples of designs/design project-work or evidence of an interest in the built environment. International students must be able to demonstrate their proficiency in English in order to benefit fully from their course of study or research. Non-EEA nationals must also satisfy UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) immigration requirements for English language for visa purposes. Evidence of an IELTS* score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required. *Taken within the last 2 years.
Modules include: introduction to sustainable theory, practices and research; project context: analysis and research; prototype project/process; research and development; spatial literacy in design; individual design project. Students will also enrol on one elective module chosen from a range across planning, architecture and civil engineering disciplines.
All modules are formally assessed with a 50 per cent pass mark. All assessment occurs through 100 per cent coursework and will be carried out in line with the University's assessment policy. A variety of outputs will be assessed, eg reports, essays, project portfolios, presentations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,730 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|
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