What will I learn?

This degree is designed for students who are passionate about both the Law and City Planning, and are interested in learning about the connection between the two.

The City Planning component gives you the skills and knowledge required to play an influential role in the challenges facing our natural and built environments. You will learn how to shape sustainable, equitable, healthy and inspiring built environments.

The Law degree enables you to study areas to complement the City Planning degree, such as land law, strata and community titles, and construction contracts.

Potential careers

Strategic/environmental/city planner
Urban policy and research manager
Development assessor
Lawyer in specialist planning practices, councils and town-planning consultancies

Accreditation

Planning Institute of Australia (PIA)
Legal Profession Admission Board (NSW)

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Law and Justice

CRICOS

090701C

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (6.7 years)

Tuition fees
A$41,040.00 (22,23,185) per year
AUD $300,680 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 February 2022

Venue

UNSW Sydney - University of New South Wales

Kensington Campus,

High Street, Kensington,

UNSW SYDNEY,

New South Wales,

2052, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants should have a high school qualification, UNSW Foundation Studies, UNSW Diploma, recognized prior study or university transfer. English Language requirements: IELTS Academic version only: 6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT): 90 overall (min. 23 in writing, 22 in reading, listening and speaking); TOEFL Paper-based Test (PBT): 577 overall (min. 5.0 in TWE); Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic: 64 overall (min. 54 in each subtest); UNSW Institute of Languages University English Entry Course (UEEC): Successful completion with a minimum overall grade of C+ and a minimum grade of C in the writing component; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): 176 overall (min.169 in each subtest); Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 180 overall (min.180 in each subtest).

For international students

There are several admission pathways to an undergraduate degree at UNSW including high school qualifications, UNSW Foundation Studies, UNSW Diploma, recognised prior study or university transfer.

English Language requirements:

IELTS: 7.0 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL IBT (Internet Based): 94 overall (min. 25 in writing, 23 in reading, listening and speaking); Pearson (PTE - Academic): 65 overall (min. 54 in each subtest); C1 Advanced Cambridge: 185 overall (min. 169 in each subtest); C2 Proficiency Cambridge: 185 overall (min. 180 in each subtest); UNSW Global University English Entry Course (UEEC): B, Writing C.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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