UCL (University College London)
Urban Economic Development
The normal minimum qualification is an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. A 2nd acceptable qualification is a degree of lower 2nd Class Honours standard, or an equivalent overseas qualification, in a subject appropriate to the programme, plus excellent work experience.
Core modules: Cost-benefit analysis: theory and practice; managing the city economy; practice in urban economic development; either an introduction to public economics and public policy or urbanisation and development. options: transforming local areas: urban design for development; housing policy, programme and project alternatives; disaster risk reduction in cities; the city and its relations; urban development policy, planning and management; gender in policy and planning; socially sensitive development in practice; social development and poverty reduction; urban environmental planning and management in development; urban agriculture; adapting cities to climate change in the global south; management and planning for development.
Students are assessed through unseen examinations, individual essays, coursework, team work reports, oral presentations and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,840 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,840 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,840 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 20,740 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Variable||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Variable||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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