University of Chester

University of Chester

Regeneration for Practitioners

Regeneration is concerned with the physical, social, environmental and economic development of communities; it is central to the work of a wide range of public, private and voluntary sector agencies, including local authorities, registered social landlords and community based agencies, providing a central role in creating sustainable communities; learners, in close consultation with tutors, construct their own programme from a wide range of work-based, subject-specific and generic skills modules.

Entry requirements

Minimum lower 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent workplace experience. Those without formal qualifications are nonetheless encouraged to discuss making an application for this programme of learning. Due the flexible nature of the programme and the fact that it is delivered within the WBIS framework, where relevant, students are also able to acquire credits at undergraduate level in advance of progressing to postgraduate level.

Course modules

Modules include: Urban and regional regeneration policy; leading and managing people; housing design and development; the economic function of the city; financial management for regeneration; social exclusion; conflict transformation; regeneration practice; negotiation skills.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through assignments which are individually negotiated with tutors to ensure learning is relevant to students' needs.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years
MA Full-time £ 4,050 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 7,920 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 3,600 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Part-time £ 3,600 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Parkgate Road Campus Chester CH1 4BJ North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000