Taught course

Spatial Planning with Urban Conservation

University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have at least a lower-second class of honours degree, or equivalent, in a suitable discipline. Applications from individuals, without an honours degree, but with substantial work experience relevant to spatial planning, will be considered. Visit our website for details of English Language Requirements.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The programme is undertaken, on a full-time basis, over 12 months, or, on a part-time basis, normally over two years. It is organised on a modular basis and comprises eight core modules and a specialist module in Community Engagement. Masters students pursue a research project on the specialist subject area.

The core programme covers:

  • Sustainable Environments;
  • Urban Economics;
  • Planning Theory;
  • Place Design;
  • Statutory Planning;
  • Statutory Systems;
  • Development Project Management;
  • Planning Knowledge Management.

Information for international students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Our MSc in Spatial Planning is a multi-disciplinary programme providing the preparation for entry into professional careers in town and regional planning and urban development. See our website for further information.


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment80
Dissertation20 (7500 words)

Course contact details

Dr Dumiso Moyo
+44 (0)1382 385240