Postgraduate Certificate Urban Design Full Time - Diseño urbano
The Master of Urban Development and Design Extension Program (96 UoC) is an intensive coursework program involving four semesters full-time study in a 18 months (including a compulsory summer term) or 8 semesters over three years in part-time study mode. The program is Design Studio based, multi-disciplinary and includes a compulsory fieldtrip and workshop in a major international city. The program offers advanced study in the growth and change of urban form. The program connects with fellow universities, city agencies and professionals to integrate latest urban development practice with creative design responses to the challenge of making the 21st century city. An intense combination of coursework and design research is explored in studios, theory seminars, case studies and field projects.
The MUDD Extension Program provides a deeper critical understanding and design techniques for bourgeoning cities and older urban regions facing structural change considered in relation to Sydney as a Global City, which we investigate as a continuing case study in urban design.
Completion of a recognized bachelor degree
Meet English requirements.
* Some programs have additional entry requirements, please contact UNSW for this information.
The objectives of the MUDD extension program are to:
Demonstrate collaborative teamwork capabilities.
Have acquired lifelong learning capabilities.
Act with environmental responsibility.
Be effective communicators.
Demonstrate cultural awareness and be capable of respecting diversity and acting in socially just/responsible ways.
Appreciate the discipline of Urban Design in its environmental, cultural, historical and interdisciplinary context
Demonstrate skills in independent design enquiry, rigorous analysis, critique and reflection.
Demonstrate digital literacy capacity.
Be enterprising, innovative and creative in built environment design-based fields and industries.
Initiate as well as embrace change in built environment design-based fields.
Apply urban design skills and knowledge to local, national and international contexts.
Demonstrate the capacity to be ethical design practitioners.
Understand the discipline of Urban Design in its environmental, cultural, historical and interdisciplinary context.
Be capable of independent design enquiry, rigorous analysis, critique and re
BENV7020 Research Seminar (6 UOC)
UDES0001 Urban Design Studio 1 (12 UOC)
UDES0004 Hist & Theory of Urban Dev (6 UOC)
UDES0002 Urban Design Studio 2 (12 UOC)
UDES0008 Planning & Urban Dev (6 UOC)
UDES0009 Urban Landscape & Heritage (6 UOC)
Semester 3: Summer Semester:
UDES0003 Urban Design Studio 3 (12 UOC)
UDES0006 Case Stud in Urb Dev & Design (6 UOC)
UDES0010 Communication in Urban Design (6 UOC)
UDES0011 Urban Design Reseach Project (12 UOC)
2 Built Environment electives (12uoc) chosen from the list below:
Students must complete 12uoc of the following BE Elective courses:
ARCH7304 Architecture and the City (6 UOC)
BENV7811 Urban Renewal (6 UOC)
PLAN7146 City Econ,Urban Dev & Fin (6 UOC)
REST0004 Property invest. & Finance (6 UOC)
SUSD0001 Sustainable Dev & Urban Envir (6 UOC)
SUSD0004 Sustainability & Habitability (6 UOC)
MUPS0004 - Development Economics and Finance* (6 UOC)
*subject to Discipline Director approval