In a nutshell
Get ahead and stay ahead in your career with the Master of Urban Design from UTS Online.
This course is ideal for those with backgrounds such as architecture, strategic planning or environmental science and are wanting to develop the practical design capabilities to shape the lived experience within sustainable urban environments.
Offered 100% online, this urban design course was put together in collaboration with industry experts. Throughout your studies you’ll gain a practical approach to urban design across an array of subjects, such as Sustainable Urban Development, Urban Design Fundamentals, and Strategic Planning and Urban Redevelopment. You’ll explore real-world case studies, learn from industry professionals and apply your understanding in authentic assessments.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Completed a recognised bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent qualification; OR
- Completed a UTS Graduate Certificate/Diploma in Urban Planning/Design, Planning or Property Development; AND must have obtained a credit average or above; OR
- Completed a recognised Graduate Certificate/Diploma in a related field, with a credit average or above; AND have at least 3 years full-time, or equivalent part-time, work experience in related fields; AND must articulate their work experience and the reasons to study the Master of Urban Design.
In this urban design course, the subjects you may study include:
- Property Development and Planning Process
- Sustainable Urban Development
- Planning & Design Theory and Decision Making
- Urban Design Fundamentals
- Urban Analytics
- Urban Design Studio 1
- Urban Design Studio 2
- Australian Planning and Environmental Law
- Local Strategic Planning
- Structure Planning
- Urban Design Studio 3
- Development Negotiation and Community Engagement
- Urban Redevelopment
- Urban Design Studio 4
- Urban Design Studio 5
Why UTS Online?
Technology is driving change. At UTS Online we use the latest learning technology to help you get ahead and stay ahead in a changing world, faster.
UTS is the top-ranked young university in Australia and ranked 11th globally*.
Our 100% online postgraduate courses give you the opportunity to access our world-class education wherever you are.
Our courses are created by leading industry academics who partner with organisations operating at the edge of progress.
The courses are delivered through an innovative and interactive online platform, designed by experts in online education who understand how to make lessons personal and engaging.
With UTS Online, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge you need for your immediate future as well as the capability to keep adapting as new technologies, new career environments and new social challenges change our world even more.
*QS Top 50 Under 50, 2020
You'll have the support you need to succeed with a dedicated Student Enrolment Advisor who will navigate and motivate you through to graduation day.