Smart & Sustainable Cities

Trinity College Dublin

 

Course Name Smart & Sustainable Cities
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code DPTNS-SSCI-1F09
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2023
Application Date Closing Date: 31st July 2023
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Duration 1 year full-time
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Entry Requirements

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Admission to the course is competitive. Applicants will be expected to have an Honours Bachelor degree at 2.1 or above in a social science or science-based course such as Engineering, Sociology, Computer Science, Economics, Ge...

Number of Places Minimum EU - 5/Maximum - 16; Minimum Non-EU - 4/Maximum non-EU: 16 Places
Course Summary The growth and development of cities in the 21st Century presents significant challenges, including sustainable development, the planning and design of urban space and social wellbeing. With thousands of smart-city initiatives around the world, smart urbanism is now one of the dominant models of urban development.
Course Content

Expand+Projects for smart cities involve the regeneration of existing urban areas as well as the creation of large new settlements, and have a major positive impact on the many environmental, social and economic systems that underpin the planet. Meanwhile, ...

Subjects Taught

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The M.Sc. in Smart and Sustainable Cities will be delivered full-time over one year. The course comprises 8 compulsory modules, carrying 5 ECTS credits each, and a Dissertation module carrying 30 ECTS credits. In addition, students ...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This course is designed to meet the learning needs of students who want to enter an expansive but demanding employment market, preparing them for professional work in institutions and public or private companies, in the field of Smart and Sustainable Cities. Graduates have pursued careers in urban planning and in the private sector engaged in smart city initiatives.
Further Enquiries Course Coordinator
Dr Philip Lawton

Course Director
Dr Philip Lawton

Telephone Number: +353 1 8962263
Email: Philip.lawton@tcd.ie
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