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.
Students who study urban development may learn how to analyze urban policies and develop neighborhood action plans. Programs may focus on themes such as urban housing, financing urban infrastructure, land development, integrated planning and urban environmental management.
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.
Top Master Programs in Urban Development in United Kingdom 2017
The MSc in Sustainability and Adaptation in the Built Environment (SABE) focuses on sustainable building and environmental [+]