Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subject of Housing, Health, Geography, Planning, Social Sciences or a professionally orientated subject of Teaching, Environmental Health or Community Work or similarly related subject; or at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject with knowledge of housing, or significant practical work experience of housing, planning, and community development, or professional practice relating to the built environment and neighbourhood well-being.
Non-standard entry may require intervention by the Course Team; an interview or to write an essay.
Months of entry
This practical, short course will help you on your way to becoming a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH). You will engage in place shaping, economic development, public service delivery and the governance of urban areas.
As part of your course you’ll:
- Use real-life case studies to examine current issues affecting housing and regeneration and learn how to tackle them
- Take part in group and individual projects to build on your current experience
- Have access to key players in housing and neighbourhood management, giving you invaluable contacts after you graduate
Many of our staff have practical experience of working within industry, so they can provide real-life examples from the workplace to support your learning. Our links with the RTPI and CIH will provide you with a wealth of services, advice and networking opportunities.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- part time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Admission Enquiries
- +44 (0)113 812 3113