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MAJOR

Planning Major (Master Sust Built Env)

MJRP-PLANN

TAUGHT BY: School of Design and the Built Environment

DURATION

Duration of the course with a full-time study load. Studying part-time will extend the duration of your course.

If duration is not available (N/A) the offering may be part of a larger course.

N/A

CREDIT

A full-time study load usually consists of 200 credits (approximately eight units) per year, with 100 credits (approximately four units) in each semester.

100

About offering

In this major students will develop an understanding of planning theories through critical examination and investigation of the links between planning theory and practice. In the first semester of this major students will be exploring the scope for new planning theories and preparing for their research project in second semester by critically examining quantitative and qualitative research methodologies and reviewing literature. In second semester students will design, implement and present an individual research program on an urban and regional planning issue.

Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information. 

How to apply

This major sits within the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment degree. To apply for this major, you will apply for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment. In step 3 of the application process, you will be asked to confirm the major you wish to study.

Applying as an postgraduate student is easy. For information tailored to your situation, visit our easy to follow instructions to get your application started.

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What you'll learn

  • Major Learning Outcome 1: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 1 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 2: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 2 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 3: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 3 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 4: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 4 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 5: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 5 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 6: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 6 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 7: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 7 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 8: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 8 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.
  • Major Learning Outcome 9: Please refer to the Course Learning Outcome 9 for the Master of Sustainability and the Built Environment.

Advanced standing / credit transfer / recognition of prior learning

At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.

You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.

If this applies to you, you can apply for credit for recognised learning (CRL), which means your previous study is recognised and matched against a similar unit in your intended Curtin course.

A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.

CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.

Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:

Email: crl@curtin.edu.au
Tel: 1300 222 888

CRL search

At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.

You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course at another educational institution, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.

A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.

CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.

Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:

Email: ci-enquiries@curtin.edu.au
Tel: 1300 222 888

CRL search

How to apply

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Next steps

This major/stream is part of a larger course. Please view the About offering tab for more information, including how to apply.

Where to get further information

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  • Curtin course code: MJRP-PLANN
  • This offering was last updated on: 30/01/2019