Master's Degree in Urban Development in Barcelona in Spain

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Urban Development

Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

A Master’s degree in Urban Development will teach students the socio-cultural, economical, political and ecological factors related to the study of examination and analysis of urban areas. Graduates will be knowledgeable in the tools and techniques related to the design and development of contemporary cities and regions.

Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state and a member state of the European Union. It is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Spanish universities regulate access to their own degrees and they fix the academic fees. They can also offer unofficial postgraduate degrees. The capital city Madrid has possibly the largest number of bars per capita of any European city and a very active nightlife.

Being the 2nd largest city in Spain, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia province. It has over 4 million inhabitants. It is a vibrant city that hosts thousands of tourists annually. It is home to university of Barcelona among others.

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MAAM. Master in Architectonic and Environmental Acoustics (Barcelona)

La Salle Universitat Ramon Llull
Online Part time 10 months September 2016 Spain Barcelona

Increasing the quality of life, the new legislation in the field of acoustics and awareness of citizens against noise increasingly driven by demand for specialized training and professional for study and control. [+]

Masters in Urban Development in Barcelona in Spain. Presentation Increasing the quality of life, the new legislation in the field of acoustics and awareness of citizens against noise increasingly driven by demand for specialized training and professional for study and control. Highly specialized training in acoustics applied to architectural and environmental sector The European Directive, the Noise Act, the regional laws and ordinances, the Basic-HR document protection against noise of the New Technical Code (recently approved), are current examples of significant movement and legislative momentum in the field of acoustics . It's time to control the emission of noise, of controlling the isolation of buildings, of controlling the acoustic quality of spaces and reduce noise pollution to ensure sound quality to citizens. Objectives and Strengths The Masters, Postgraduate Courses in Architectural and Environmental Acoustics focus on two aspects: the architectural acoustics and noise pollution. It is not simply replicate what is already known in specialized literature, but to exploit the extensive experience of its faculty, accessing information and expertise. Key points in January. Improvement and expansion of knowledge through a good understanding of the theoretical foundations involved in the matter; faculty of the University. 2. Professional solutions and explanation of projects; faculty composed of professionals. 3. Ability to design a proposed solution for each situation and perform a full project implementation. 4. Ability to perform any type of sound as professional equipment and as relevant legislation. 5. Computer simulation. Ability to use professional simulation programs all thematic (environmental impact, acoustic simulation spaces, isolation ... etc.). 6. Unparalleled training framework of a university that has acoustic laboratory and certified anechoic and reverberant rooms. Methodology The program is conducted in online format. Students follow the lessons from the beginning of the course through the documentation and videos posted on the campus virtual, to be progressively subministrando to mark the order and pace of the program. Every 10 or 15 days there is a session of questions and exercises It is made ​​in person (for local students) and is videotaped for students who can not attend. Some of these sessions are broadcast in real time so that the students can follow them online. In addition, teachers attend always email questions. Students will take exams online control and monitoring throughout the course and develop a work on each module (sent by mail during the course). At the end of the course, students have the obligation to carry out a stage of three weeks in which they will practice (laboratory measurements, field measurements, simulations, etc.), made ​​the joint exams and present their work in front of a tribunal. In addition to the lectures, there will be guided tours of landmarks, lectures and technical sessions commercial interest tours. [-]

Masee. Master In Sustainable Architecture And Energy Efficiency (barcelona)

La Salle Universitat Ramon Llull
Campus or Online Full time Part time 9 months September 2016 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The Master in Sustainable Architecture and Energy Efficiency (MASEE) of La Salle trains its participants in the sustainable design of cities and buildings from a practical and contemporary view. [+]

The Master in Sustainable Architecture and Energy Efficiency (MASEE) La Salle trains its participants in the sustainable design of cities and buildings from a practical and contemporary view. Des of 1998 and the beginning of the Master Control Building and Sustainable Architecture (MCEAS), La Salle is committed to the training of professionals in different essential for sustainable development of the territory and society disciplines. With this master, La Salle da response to growing market demand for different professional profiles able to provide energy efficient solutions, both urban approach as constructive and architectural definition. The Master in Sustainable Architecture and Energy Efficiency (MASEE) gives access to the Master in Integral Construction Management (MGIC), Energy Efficiency specialty. The La Salle BCN MASEE may be taken in Face or online format. Timetable: Mondays to Thursdays 19h - 22h GOALS Applying criteria of efficiency and sustainability in the development of architecture and urbanism, with a practical and concrete solutions to current character on cases and practical examples. Generate a reflection on the model sufficient city and recognize the use and good practice for urban sustainability Make a correct passive design and implement tools for verification Encourage appropriate use of materials and resources and water Make solar energy projects and efficient air conditioning systems and energy audits and certifications. Methodology The Master in Sustainable Architecture and Energy Efficiency (MASEE) of La Salle Campus Barcelona It provides technical training of high practice orientation and business vocation hand of the best professionals specialization. The MASEE is composed of two graduate degrees: the Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Environmental Architecture and Urbanism (PAMUS) and Postgraduate in Energy Efficiency (PEE). To obtain the degree of Master will need to complete both graduate and make a final draft of the Master. The learning methodology is based on a balanced combination of a base of theoretical knowledge and practical application through work, debates. Presenters, practices and knowledge of actual software application references. [-]