The MUrbDes is a studio-based taught masters programme, where your project work will be informed by theory, research and the practices of built environment professionals from New Zealand and around the world. Courses cover urban history and analysis, economic development, Pacific urbanism, asset management and property development, and how cities are emerging in the developing world.
You will apply this knowledge in real-world urban contexts and also pursue research into critical and contemporary urban issues through studio projects.
Core courses: 45 points
Urban Design studio projects: 60 points
Elective course: 15 points