Master of Urban Planning University of Melbourne

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Masters Degree
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

As we adapt to global changes that impact our cities including climate change, deepening inequality, concerns for community health and safety, and the emergence of global city-regions, planning has never been more critical.

The Master of Urban Planning is a professional degree that focuses on Australian and international policy and planning pertaining to human settlements and how we cope with these challenging population and environmental issues.

The Melbourne School of Design now offers students of the Master of Urban Planning the opportunity to undertake a vocational placement. This experience will help...

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Many Master of Urban Planning graduates enter the public sector and work in government departments and agencies, or for local councils and regions.

The private...

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The Master of Urban Planning is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) and undergoes a regular review process to ensure the qualit...

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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2014

Positives: It is a great field with a lot of flexibility for critical thinking and adaptation to different interests. It is current and there are constant possibilities for engagement with contemporary issues and politics.

Negatives: The subjects are well coordinated on paper but in practice/detail, the lecturers do little...

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July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: This course enables me to prepare myself to become a sought-after planner. The core subjects and electives cover the current issue of urban planning

Negatives: A lot of things need to be covered

My advice to future students is: Read more articles about urban planning to make sure that you are familiar with ur...

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