Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture (MPlan(UrbDes) MLandArch)

Program Code

MPMLA

Program Minimum Units

72

Standard Duration

3 Years

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

AQF Level

09

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The double degree of Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture is a professionally accredited program which will enable graduates to apply for registration and practice as both Planners and Landscape Architects. The program is intended to develop professional and creative abilities in the context of contemporary theory and practice in Landscape Architecture and Planning (Urban Design).

The Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture is an AQF Level 9 Masters Extension qualification with a standard full-time duration of 3 years.

Academic Program Rules for Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture

There shall be a Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the double degree of Master of Planning (Urban Design) / Master of Landscape Architecture, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 72 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 60 units
  2. Research equivalent courses to the value of 12 units in the form of a research project
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 60 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
LARCH 7028 Studio Cultures: Landscape Architecture (M) 6
GEOG 5093 Introduction to Urbanisation 3
PLANNING 7033 Urban Design Principles 3
ARCH 7034 Studio: Urbanism (M) 6
LAW 7178 Planning Law 3
PLANNING 7034 Planning Policy and Regulation 3
GEOG 5094 Engaging Communities: Techniques and Analysis 3
PLANNING 7035 Planning Theory and Practice 3
LARCH 7032 Advanced Ecology (M) 3
LARCH 7029 Advanced Landscape Architecture Technologies (M) 3
GEOG 5002 Environmental Planning and Governance 6
PLANNING 7030 Urban Design Project 6
LARCH 7031 Studio: Landscape Architecture (M) 6
ARCH 7042 Designing Research (M) 3
ARCH 7020 Professional Practice (M) 3