RTPI Pathway Structure

This RTPI accredited route is available to applicants who hold a degree in planning already approved by the RTPI as the first 3 years of an accredited 3+1 programme.

The programme comprises 180 credits which can be taken full-time over 12 months or on a flexible modular basis of up to 5 years duration. [Please note that the days and times listed below are still provisional at this stage].  If taken full time over one year, the following structure would be followed:

TERM ONE 

Credit Weighting

Urban Systems Theory 

15

Quantitative Methods

15

Geographic Information Systems and Science 

15

Urban Design: Place-making 15
TERM TWO 
Smart Cities: Context, Policy and Government 

15

Planning Practice

15

Spatial Data Capture, Storage & Analysis 

30

TERM THREE +
Dissertation

60