University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Urban Design

For information regarding fees please contact the University direct. The programme will cover the following key themes: Urban infrastructure; planning policy; conservation; sustainability; climate change; the civic realm; transportation; managing population change; globalisation.

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirements are: A 2.2 Honours degree or above in an appropriate subject or equivalent. Alternative qualifications and/or significant experience may be accepted, subject to approval. Applicants should submit a digital version of a portfolio of design or graphic work together with their application. The portfolio must contain between 5 and 10 A4 pages of work, and include design, sketches and other kinds of graphic work. Preference should be given to work that is relevant to the discipline of urban design. The portfolio should provide evidence of their individual contribution (rather than team work), including critical observation and other analytical skills, as well as the capability to represent their ideas through a design based activity. A sample piece of written work (one page) should also be included.

Course modules

Core modules: Integrated urban design and architecture; theory history and emerging urban trends; urban design planning and development; research methods; major project. Optional modules (choose 1 from a list which may include): Environmental impacts of buildings and urban development; communities engagement for social innovation.

Assessment methods

Assessment will include coursework, presentation, work-based learning and examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Architecture and 3D Design
Telephone number: 
01484 472208