UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Students can construct their study in an inter'disciplinary manner, enabling them to explore urban design as a critical arena for advanced research and practice.

Course Modules

Core modules: inter'disciplinary urban design; urban investigations. Feeder modules: adaptable cities; architectural phenomena; cities, space and power; creative cities; design as a knowledge'based process; design and real estate; detailed urban design; embodied and embedded technologies, cities as interface; environmental masterplanning; from strategic vision to urban plan; geographic information systems and science; London, aspects of change; participatory process (building for development); public space and the city; social dimensions of sustainability; spatial modelling and simulation; spatial cultures; spatial justice; strategic urban design; theorising practices: architecture, art and urbanism.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a cognate discipline or a relevant Master's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MRes £19,940 ???abroad???
1 year
Full Time
MRes £10,660 ???home???
2 years
Part Time
5 years