Planning & City Resilience

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Planning & City Resilience
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code 110609 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2023.
Application Date Your Application
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To apply to our postgraduate taught programmes, you must meet the University’s General Entrance Requirements and any course-specific requirements.

These vary depending on the course and are detailed online.

Applicants must:
(a) have gained:

Comment Professional Recognition
As a graduate you will be in possession of an MSc degree recognised by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
Course Summary

Expand+Discover the role of planning in providing innovative responses and opportunities for creating resilient places that can adapt to the impacts of social (e.g. demographic change), economic (e.g. enhancing city/region competitiveness), environmental (e...

Course Content

Expand+This programme focuses on the role of planning in adapting to the impacts of social (e.g. health and well-being), economic (e.g. city competitiveness) and environmental (e.g. climate crisis) challenges. The programme explores a range of topics acr...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year one
Resilience Theory and Practice
Interest in resilience is expanding as a direct response to the scale and intensity of contemporary issues facing cities, governments and societies. This module embraces a range of topics that relate to the c...

Careers or Further Progression

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Global initiatives, such as the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, illustrate the growing need for practitioners – and graduates – with the skills necessary for progressing the resilience agenda. It is anticipated that demand f...

Further Enquiries Contacts
Support with admissions and entry requirements

Support with admissions and entry requirements International (excluding EU)

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Dr Heather Ritchie
+44 (0)28 9536 5312
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