Taught course

Sustainable Urban Management

Institution
Leeds Beckett University · Built Environment and Engineering
Qualifications
AdvProfDip

Entry requirements

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.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course has been designed to help you confront the housing, regeneration and management problems that face leading professionals in this field.

You will examine different interpretations of sustainable development and explore neighbourhood planning and community engagement, providing you with the knowledge to plan and deliver your own urban management programmes.

You will develop the leadership skills required to facilitate change, deliver local services and protect community assets. Our teaching team will use their industry experience to help you examine the theories behind leadership and management, explaining how they can be practically applied to social enterprise and public policy innovation.

Focusing on vocational training, this course enables you to engage with experienced members of the industry on client-based projects, enhancing your experience and expanding your network of contacts.

Research Excellence Framework 2014 - our University's results for the Architecture, Built Environment and Planning unit, which it entered for the first time, were impressive with 37% of its research being rated world leading or internationally excellent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • AdvProfDip
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Enquiries
Email
admissionsenquiries@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)113 812 3113