London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course enables students to study an area of spatial planning in some depth as many of the units (modules) are within a specialist area (urban design, urban regeneration or environmental planning); the course includes a compulsory 1'week residential European field study visit and all students are expected to pay the full cost.

Course Modules

Modules include: Planning history and theory; sustainable places (with EU field study visit); planning in London; planning practice project; elective (students are required to take an elective module, on offer from the Masters level modules within the department); urban design project (urban design specialism); urban regeneration strategies and projects (urban regeneration specialism); environment and resource management, or, transport, society and planning (environment specialism).

Course Additional Entry

All students must have 2:2/Bachelor degree equivalent to UK second Class Honours lower division or above in a planning degree accredited by the Royal Town Planning Institute. Applicants with other degrees are not eligible to study this course but could consider the MA Planning Policy and Practice.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,780  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,780  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,890  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,890  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £3,780  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Part Time
PgDip £1,890  Academic year. First year home fees