|Location||United Kingdom, London (Greenwich Campus)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£11,700.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
An honours degree or equivalent in a built environment discipline, such as civil engineering, construction, surveying or architecture
IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or equivalent english test (CAE)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The programme includes a dissertation, which represents the pinnacle of individual achievement on the programme. This will be a sophisticated way for you to demonstrate your abilities and the levels of comprehension and understanding that you have achieved.
You will use skills developed throughout the programme to prepare this. These include the enterprise and initiative skills required for thorough investigation and research into a chosen topic, the motivation and time management skills necessary to produce a substantive and organised piece of written work, and the ability to synthesise and integrate complex information.
The university is investing £76 million in a new building to house the campus library, TV studios and academic facilities for disciplines including architecture, design and construction. Stockwell Street is a short walk from the Greenwich Campus and this programme will be delivered there from 2014.
The aims of the programme are:
To help you plan and structure a unique programme of study suited to your particular background and interests in the built environment
To provide you with a broad knowledge of the built environment
To develop your management skills, techniques and abilities
To develop your ability to generate management solutions to problems in the built environment.
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.
Critical Thinking (10 credits)
MSc Dissertation (Built Environment) (40 credits)
Principles of Management (Construction and Property) (20 credits)
Research Methods (Prop & Con) (10 credits)
Students are required to choose 5 courses from this list of options.
Building Rehabilitation (20 credits)
Construction Economics (20 credits)
Construction Management (20 credits)
Development Economics and Planning (20 credits)
Facilities Management (20 credits)
Project Management (20 credits)
Delivering Sustainable Built Environments (20 credits)
Passive Design (20 credits)
Building Integrated Systems and Technologies (20 credits)
Risk Management (20 credits)
Real Estate Development & Investment (20 credits)
Comparative Urban & Regional Studies (20 credits)
Sustainable Regeneration and Housing (20 credits)
Asset Management and The Social Rented Sector (20 credits)
This programme offers a route to a higher degree by research and career progression for those already in employment.