University of Reading

University of Reading

Conservation of the Historic Environment (Flexible)

* A blend of academic rigour and practical application * Gain the academic and professional competencies necessary to succeed in this field * Combines personal study, interactive workshop sessions, practical demonstrations and site visits * Accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and recognised by the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC) **Real Estate and Planning at Reading** Our relationship with land and the built environment is fundamental to human existence and impacts on our lives in many different ways. Here at Reading, we offer you the opportunity to explore diverse aspects of this fascinating subject through our internationally renowned postgraduate programmes. In 2018, we will be celebrating our 50th birthday. Over the last half century we have become a global leader in the provision of postgraduate education to the real estate and related professions. We maintain the highest academic and professional standards while educating the future real estate and planning leaders. Our programmes combine first-class research with cutting-edge practical insights. If you choose to study with us you will engage fully with your chosen subject, studying it in depth while challenging current thinking and developing your own ideas. Real Estate and Planning is a key component of Henley Business School at Reading. It is the only major UK real estate centre to be located within a business school, reflecting our close and long-standing collaborative relationship with industry.

Entry requirements

MSc: You are normally required to have a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Five years' relevant practical experience plus a demonstrable practical conservation skill will also be considered. Entrants should be in relevant graduate-level employment. IELTS: 7.0 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

Course modules

* Understanding the historic environment * History of buildings * Heritage law and economics * Design in historic contexts * Management of heritage assets

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Henley Business School RG9 3AU South East

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