Taught course

Spatial Planning

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Social and Political Sciences
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Applications are considered on an individual basis, with particular consideration given to the applicant's practical experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to help you acquire a broad foundation of knowledge in spatial planning, from which more detailed or specialist study can be developed, and to relate academic thinking and research at the forefront of spatial planning to your own experience, whether at work or otherwise.

  • There is significant input from industry to our teaching programme, including teaching on some courses, guest lectures and seminars. There are also informal opportunities to meet people from industry at open events and recruitment presentations.
  • If you satisfy the progression requirements, this qualification provides an entrance route to the MSc City Planning.

  • You can gain this qualification in a manner that works best with your professional commitments, either through one year of full-time study or on a modular basis over two or more years.
  • An optional field trip to London will provide you with an insight into the complex socio-economic dynamics of city building and design through visits to high profile real estate, planning and regeneration projects. You will have the opportunity to both meet and speak with senior industry professionals and policy-makers involved in the delivery of major urban developments. Past trips have included visits to The Shard, Olympic Park, Crossrail, Battersea Power Station.

Information for international students

Please see the English language Requirements.

www.gla.ac.uk/international/support/

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time fee: £2817 Part-time fee: £939 per 20 credits
International students
Full-time fee: £7007

For funding opportunities search the scholarships database

www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/feetable/2018-19/

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
48 months
full time
12 months

Further details of qualification

The course duration is up to 48 months on a modular basis.

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
jamest.white@glasgow.ac.uk