Courses for 2018-2019
Students are required to complete a minimum of 30 units of courses for graduation. Available and required courses are listed below, with downloadable course outlines. (The complete study scheme can be downloaded here soon as PDF.)
Required courses: URBD 5703, 5710 (total 9 units)
- Introduction to Visualizing Urbanism and Urban Design (coming soon)
- URBD 5710 Urban Design Studio 1 - 6 units (PDF)
- URBD 5703 Urban History & Theory - 3 units (PDF)
Required courses: URBD 5702, 5720A/B (total 9 units)
- URBD 5720 Urban Design Studio 2 - 6 units (PDF)
- URBD 5702 Environmental and Urban Economics - 3 units (PDF)
Required course: URBD 6701
- URBD 6701 Urban Design Thesis (6 units)
Any 6 units from the following courses as approved by the Programme Director:
AEPT 5021, 5104, 5201 / ESGS 5021, 5104 / URBD 5731 , 5732 , 5733,5734
List of all elective courses is below. Please note that all listed courses are not offered each term and enrollment to courses offered by other departments is not guaranteed, as it is up to the offering department to decide when the courses are offered.
- URBD 5731 Urban Processes - 3 units (PDF)
- URBD 5732 Urban Transport Networks - 3 units (PDF)
- URBD 5734 International Workshop - 3 units
- AEPT 5021 Sustainable Eco-City Development - 3 units
- AEPT 5104 Urban Remote Sensing - 3 units
(a) Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
(b) A student who obtains a cumulative grade point average (GPA) below 2.0 in the preceding term or receives a failure grade in thesis monitoring courses (for Research Postgraduate Programmes) will be put on academic probation. For details, please refer to Clause 14.0 “Unsatisfactory Performance and Discontinuation of Studies” of the General Regulations Governing Postgraduate Studies which can be accessed from the Graduate School Homepage: http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/gss.