Ulster University

Ulster University

Housing Studies

This programme explores many topics that relate to the study of housing, including: Analysis of the public policy framework; economics; law; management and leadership studies; housing management and policy; construction and procurement; planning, placemaking and urban design; regeneration and sustainability; sociology; politics and the environment; the course also enables students to fulfill the educational requirements of the professional qualification of the Chartered Institute of Housing, leading to full corporate membership.

Entry requirements

Degree from a recognised university or equivalent qualification, plus graduate foundation programme recognised by the Chartered Institute of Housing.

Course modules

Property development; housing organisations and processes; housing professional practice; housing management; housing development (including building technology); housing finance; strategic management; public policy analysis; housing research; innovations in housing; housing and regeneration; housing organisations and processes; housing professional practice; housing management; housing development (including building technology); housing finance; strategic management; public policy analysis; housing research; innovations in housing; housing and regeneration.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on examinations and coursework; the majority of the programme are assessed through coursework including essays; reports; policy papers; presentations; group work; reflective learning.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time - 3 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jordanstown Campus Newtownabbey BT37 0QB Northern Ireland

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