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Urban Design and Town Planning (Honours)

University of the Sunshine Coast

48 months
24400 AUD/year
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The Urban Design and Town Planning (Honours) program from University of the Sunshine Coast is shaped by industry - our teaching and research academics are well-known and respected among planning professional and give you an edge to your urban design and planning careers.


This is not just a planning degree. Add value to your qualification and choose a specialisation such as design, environmental management or Indigenous studies. You'll get hands-on experience through practical projects each year and a five-week full-time placement in your final year of study. You will have a chance to put your theory into practice, make connections in the industry and even impress a potential employer. Your placement is supported by the South East Queensland planning profession and could be in local government, state government, a planning consultancy, a non-government organisation or an environmental organisation.

Open your eyes to what it's like to be a town planner in a different country and take part in the Study Overseas program as part of your degree. This Urban Design and Town Planning (Honours) program from University of the Sunshine Coast is accredited by the Planning Institute of Australia.

Career opportunities

Strategic planning and policy, urban designer, place maker, planning consultancy, community development, development assessment,  infrastructure development, social planner, transport planner, property development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Design & Town Planning - Studio 
  • Planning Theory, Governance and Politics
  • Urban Economics and System Analytics
  • The Changing Planet
  • Global Citizens: A History of Humanity
  • Sustainability
  • Indigenous Australia

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


384 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 095999F

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma - successful completion with minimum score of 24 (minimum score of 4 in each of six subjects)
  • Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3

Tuition Fee

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    24400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24400 AUD per year during 48 months.

National Commonwealth supported places


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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