University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Housing Studies

The course offers students a unique combination of academic study and professional work experience for those seeking to enter a career in housing. The course covers all aspects of housing policy, development, finance and service delivery in the interests of providing better housing for all.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Providing housing services; sustainability and development; policy and law; organisational behaviour; strategic use of information; paying for housing; housing renewal and community regeneration; housing, health and well-being; contemporary housing practice 1; contemporary housing practice 2; social research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment on the course is continuous and takes a variety of forms including essays, reports, group work, a seminar presentation and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 22 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 22 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 22 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,260 per Year 1 (England) 22 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

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