Urban Studies (3 Years) [BSc]
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- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Science
- 3 years
- Number of places/applicants
- 50 / 450 across all five programmes in Planning and Environmental Management.
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
34 points overall.
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
The BSc (Hons) Urban Studies is a three-year degree that focuses on contemporary patterns of urban and regional development, and the processes that contribute to change across cities and their surrounding regions.
The course is rich in both theory and practice-based elements, including fieldwork. It draws on human geography, town planning, environmental studies, politics and sociology, whilst optional units can be taken from across the University, including languages, providing a wide-ranging and intellectually stimulating course.
Manchester is a great place to study urban environments; it was the world's first industrial city and is now a vibrant 21st century metropolis. It is a place of major urban change with plenty of scope to explore urban development pressures and environmental impact.
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £15,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.
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