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These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.
1. Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Planning requires that the candidate will:
(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified; and
(b) have been awarded or qualified for a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent.
2. In all cases, if English is not the applicant's first language and the admission qualification was not completed at a University where English is the medium of instruction, the applicant shall have achieved an IELTS of at least 7 with no band less than 6 within the preceding five years.
3. Candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in Planning shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits, comprising:
(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Diploma;
(b) at least 30 credits from Schedule A to the Diploma;
(c) attending Contact Workshops, block courses, field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.
4. The Postgraduate Diploma in Planning is awarded without specialisation.
5. In cases of sufficient merit, the Postgraduate Diploma in Planning may be awarded with distinction or merit.
6. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates will apply.
7. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Postgraduate Certificate in Planning should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.
8. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.
|132.731||Planning Law||30 credits|
|132.732||Planning Theory||30 credits|
|132.736||Professional Practice||30 credits|
|132.730||Policy Analysis and Evaluation Techniques||30 credits|
|132.734||Urban Planning and Development||30 credits|
|132.735||Natural Resource Policy and Planning||30 credits|
|132.738||GIS Principles and Applications||30 credits|
|132.741||Long-Term Community Planning||30 credits||R 132.737 (2008 only)|
|132.742||Planning History: From Town Planning to Resource Management||30 credits|
|132.751||Natural Hazards and Resilient Communities||30 credits|
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Last updated on Friday 01 February 2019