In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.
Students of the Master in Urban Design degree will receive a multidisciplinary education with emphasis in urban design theory. Graduates will be able to design spaces, landscapes and groups of buildings that will contribute to the development within the urban environment.
Master of Urban Housing aims to provide applied knowledge about the local housing market, policy making, planning, design, and technology aspects of urban housing and pro
Master of Urban Housing
Faculty of Planning – CEPT University
Urban housing, apart from being a shelter, is seen as means of access to employment and livelihood, urban and community services, proximity to desirable neighbors. Majority of urban housing is supplied by the market where land and finance play a major role. Access to decent housing that is affordable for all is key to a habitable city. However, cities across the developed and developing countries are grappling with varying degrees of housing unaffordability as per the specifics of local land and labor markets. Policymaking and planning to ensure access to decent affordable housing for all income groups is a complex process and requires a multi-pronged approach. It requires framing of policies and regulations that will enable local markets to generate adequate, affordable and decent housing stock. At the same time, it requires framing of policies, programs, and regulations that will provide assistance to households, living in substandard housing not catered to by the formal markets, to access decent affordable housing. It is only when such a multipronged approach is adopted, that cities will be able to efficiently address the issue of housing unaffordability in their specific land and labor market....
The Master aims to facilitate the practical application of the subjects taught. This is why we are currently collaborating in two different urban environments. Miranda de
URBAN REGENERATION, REHABILITATION AND DESIGN.
DATES: Free and Customized. Recommendation: 9 months (October-June)
The Master is born from the requirement to train professionals with an innovative profile, specialized in the management and development of the aspects that have characterized the citizen and urban contesto in recent years.
We believe that we can create a new professionalism capable of planning and managing urban and rural environments through new technologies, new sustainable and intelligent management systems and above all respect for a safe, healthy and sustainable HABITAT.
Graduates who are interested in forming their professionalism in the regeneration and management of the urban and citizen system, with special interest in citizen collaboration, sustainable rehabilitation and design as engines of regeneration....
The Master in Urban studies is a multi-disciplinary master degree, including courses in Planning, Political Studies, Sociology, and History. The degree is research-orient
Applications for 2017 are now closed The Master in Urban studies is a multi-disciplinary master degree, including courses in Planning, Political Studies, Sociology, and History. The degree is research-oriented and suited for students aiming at developing and consolidating their research skills, for careers involving research in academic, NGO, global institutions or government environments. Most lecturers involved have both a strong academic background and activist experience, and the degree focuses more specifically around issues of urban politics and governance, local democracy and justice, processes and politics of policy-making in Cities of the South.
Benefits of the programme
A multidisciplinary training to approach complex objects such as cities and urban dynamics
A strong research training, with an orientation towards topical political issues for cities of the South / South African cities
Curriculum Outline/Modules taught
Cities of the South
Community Participation in Urban Governance: theories, discourses, and practices
Research Methods & Computer-based graphic skills
Elective: Social Movements State and Violence; The Making of Urban South Africa; Municipal Planning; Housing Theories, Policies, and Practices.
The Master in Architecture and Urbanism Projects is aimed at professionals with an interest in participating by integrating development, administration and project manage
Currently, the Projects area has taken a strong role in the professional development of executives of the most varied professions, since they all participate, with different prominence, in the development and implementation of a project. The area of Architecture and Urbanism as a whole, is undoubtedly the one that historically has had the greatest development and application since its own conception, for this reason the need to develop a program that meets the current professional requirements, specialized in Urban-Architectural projects. Due to this, the Master in Development of Projects of Architecture and Urbanism, is structured under an innovative training scheme for the area, because it not only travels in parallel the three classic areas of the world of projects, such as: Design, Management and Direction , but also does it in a transversal sense with the five relevant thematic axes of the area: - Analysis and theory of Architecture and Urbanism. - Methodological development of projects. - Implementation and project management. - Technologies applied to Architecture and Urbanism projects. - The Environment in Architecture and Urbanism projects. - Allowing in this way a highly specialized training in the area from all the necessary approaches for a correct private professional performance in the private sphere and / or in government areas. Finally, it is important to highlight that the overlapping of the 5 thematic axes mentioned, with the three classic areas of Project, and the combination of theory and practice of immediate application make up a training program focused on strengthening...
The Master’s programme in Smart City Design is tailored to help students develop a strong understanding of both the strategic and operational aspects of designing smart a
Shape the future of our cities with the Smart City Design (M.A.)
Do you want to make an impact in the transitions of modern cities? Whether it is charging points for electric vehicles, smart parking or intelligent mobility solutions, the need to transform our fast-growing cities in terms of sustainability is more important than ever.
Digitization and global population growth will have a wide impact on telecommunications, energy supply, urban transport and housing in urban areas. In many parts of the world, smart concepts for cities are already being developed to meet the increasing demands for comfort, safety, and energy efficiency.
If you are interested in urban innovation and want to develop innovative services addressing the new challenges cities are facing, then the Master programme Smart City Design at Macromedia University is just the right path for you. Depending upon your interest, you can start your career in diverse areas such as mobility, construction & architecture, interior design, sustainability as well as culture and public administration....
Cities and communities are the main venues of key challenges of modern times, which we have to understand and be able to solve by including citizens to enhance sustainabl
Cities and communities are the main venues of key challenges of modern times, which we have to understand and be able to solve by including citizens to enhance sustainable development and quality of life.
A smart city is a city that is based on the needs of its citizens and that uses advanced technologies to promote competitiveness, sustainable development and a better quality of life.
Due to the fact that the process of urbanization is going to intensify, the cities will have to face challenges of sustainable development at different levels: environmental, social and economic, especially in less developed countries where the urbanization level is much greater. It is essential to introduce integrative policy forms for a better quality of life of both urban and rural populations, and for a greater social inclusion....