Master's Program in Urban Development 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 program in urban development prepares students to analyze and plan city spaces and neighborhoods. Programs may focus on urban environment and climate change, urban land governance, urban strategies and planning, and managing and financing urban infrastructure.

Spain (Spanish: España) is a diverse country sharing the Iberian Peninsula with Portugal at the western end of the Mediterranean Sea. Spain is considered an exotic country in Europe due to its friendly inhabitants and relaxed lifestyle. The normal duration for University courses in Spain is 4 years, except Medicine and the double degrees, which are 6. Madrid and Barcelona are well known cities around world for its cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and world-famous folklore and festivities.

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Master's Degree In Regional Development

Universidad de La Laguna
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife + 1 more

The objective of the Master in "Regional development" is to provide advanced training with an interdisciplinary approach and integrating vocation that allows train researchers to develop substantive tasks of research in the field of regional development. [+]

Best Masters in Urban Development in Spain 2017/2018. The globalization of the economy and local and regional development are undergoing a major transformation. Moreover, the growing importance of knowledge and innovation in strategies for growth and competitiveness of both companies and the territories, the development of clusters as competitive spatial economic environments, and sustainability as a basic component, raise the need an articulated integration of the region in the processes of globalization. The objective of the Master in "Regional development" is to provide advanced training with an interdisciplinary approach and integrating vocation that allows train researchers to develop substantive tasks of research in the field of regional development. The proposed Master has its origin in the Graduate Program "Regional Development, Training and Employment", awarded the Quality Mention of the Ministry of Education since 2004 Convocation. The above tradition has led to propose a Master, semi-face character and mainly online, adapted to the new rules, and studies focused on Regional Development. GOALS Knowing the context in which the economic and social reality of the regions it operates. Apply models of economic development and / or social at the regional level. Implement economic and / or social planning from a regional perspective. Competencies Analyze the emergence of new actors, their decision-making, and the interests that move. Knowing the current international order and the reasons for not development. Knowing the structural changes that accelerate globalization and interest in the so-called free market. Knowing the impact on national sovereignty and the ability of local... [-]

Master in Mobile Technologies and Smart Cities (MMTSC)

Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena
Campus Full time 15 months October 2017 Spain Murcia

MMTSC is a Master Degree that allows students acquiring the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to engage the technological challenges associated to Mobile Technologies for Smart Cities. The MMTSC includes courses on Broadband Wireless Standards and Technologies, Smart Cities Technologies & Data Management, Big & Open DATA, IoT (Internet of Things), Urban Informatics, Adaptive Cities, Intelligent Transport, Data Security, Entrepreneurship in high-risk fast-changing technology areas, mobile app development, operation and management of new digital networks, novel sensors, actuators and gadgets… and much more. The students will explore the role of technology and data in cities, and they will learn how to participate in the creation of smart cities. [+]

MMTSC is a Master Degree that allows students acquiring the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to engage the technological challenges associated to Mobile Technologies for Smart Cities. The MMTSC includes courses on Broadband Wireless Standards and Technologies, Smart Cities Technologies & Data Management, Big & Open DATA, IoT (Internet of Things), Urban Informatics, Adaptive Cities, Intelligent Transport, Data Security, Entrepreneurship in high-risk fast-changing technology areas, mobile app development, operation and management of new digital networks, novel sensors, actuators and gadgets… and much more. The students will explore the role of technology and data in cities, and they will learn how to participate in the creation of smart cities. UPCT University also accommodate several “Cátedras”, “spin-offs”, “Cloud Incubator HUB”, which have produced long-term stablished collaborative agreements between our University and the most prestigious companies in the field of Mobile Technologies and Smart Cities. The students of the MMCST will have the opportunity to work together with the principal companies in the national and international sector of Engineering, and take advantage of the enormous opportunities of this experience. For sure a MMCST at UPCT will provide a wonderful “springboard” to promote your career and vocation, and introduce you to Europe’s, North America’s, Latin America’s, and North Africa’s high-quality job market. The telecommunications engineering profession is characterised by its ability to adapt to this increasingly technological and dynamic society. Today, telecommunications engineering is present not only in the Information and Communication Technologies sector, but also in many other sectors such as industrial, banking,... [-]