Master of Urban Design

Unit of study table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Certificate, Diploma and Master of Urban Design

Core units

ARCH9100
Introduction to Urban Design
6   

Students may apply for a waiver for this unit based on their academic and/or professional experience.
Semester 1a
Semester 2a
ARCH9063
Urban Form and Design
6    A Some prior study of architectural, urban or planning history.
P ARCH9100
N ARCH9021
Semester 2
PLAN9068
History and Theory of Planning and Design
6    N PLAN9031 or ARCH9062 or ARCH9031 or MARC4201
Semester 1
Semester 2
ARCH9001
Urban Design Studio: Urban Precinct
12    P ARCH9100
Semester 2
ARCH9002
Urban Design Studio: Urban Project
12    P ARCH9100
Semester 1
ARCH9092
Urban Report
6    P Students must have completed 48 credit points of study in their graduate program.
N ARCH9060 or PLAN9018 or PLAN9010 or PLAN9011
Semester 1
Semester 2

Electives

Electives may be selected from any postgraduate units in the School of Architecture, Design and Planning, or, with the permission of the Program Director, from any other postgraduate course in the University.
ARCH9080
Urban Ecology, Design and Planning
6    N PLAN9048
Semester 2
PLAN9063
Strategic Planning and Design
6    N PLAN9027
Semester 1
PLAN9045
Economics for the Built Environment
6      Semester 2
PLAN9064
Land Use and Infrastructure Planning
6    A ARCH9100
Semester 2
PLAN9049
Foundations of Informal Urbanism
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
In 2019, this unit will be run as an overseas 8-10 day intensive in Bandung at a date to be confirmed. There is a cap of 20 students maximum in this unit.
Semester 1a
ARCH9074
Principles of Heritage Conservation
6    N ARCH9003
Semester 1
ARCH9075
New Design in Old Settings
6      Semester 1
ARCH9093
Integrated Urbanism Studio
12    A Equivalent to 48 credit points in the degree
P Students must have completed 48 credit points of study in their graduate program
Semester 1
PLAN9073
GIS Based Planning Policy and Analysis
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive June
Intensive November
PLAN9075
Urban Data and Science of Cities
6    A Undergraduate-level mathematics and statistics, some experience with programming preferred
Semester 1
ITLS5100
Transport and Infrastructure Foundations
6    N TPTM6241


This is the foundation unit for all transport and infrastructure management programs and should be completed in the first period of study.
Semester 1
Semester 2