Taught course

Sustainable Practices in the Built Environment (Critical Spatial Processes)

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/Coursefinder

Months of entry

September

Course content

Programme Content

Modules (all specialisms)
Introduction to Sustainable Theory, Practices and Research
Project Context: Analysis and Research
Prototype Project/Process
Research and Development
Thesis Project (all except Urban and Rural Design, where students instead take an Individual Design Project)

Modules (specific to specialisms)

Contested Space
Planning and Regeneration in Critical Contexts

Critical Spatial Processes
Ethical and Economic Landscape of Sustainable Spatial Practice

Materials, Components and Systems
Building Systems, Materials and Technologies

Urban and Rural Design
Individual Design Project
Spatial Literacy in Design

Students will also enrol on one elective module chosen from a range across Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering disciplines in the School.

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/Coursefinder

Fees and funding

Applicants should refer to the relevant School's website for information. Details may be found at http://www.qub.ac.uk/SchoolsDepartments

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
10 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Ruth Morrow
Email
space@qub.ac.uk