Planning Practice

property management cpd
  • Level(s) of study: Professional
  • Study mode(s): Part-time (day)
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: February 2019
  • Course duration: Tuesday mornings for 13 weeks, term time only

This course will provide you with an intensive introduction to planning practice and, in particular, spatial planning, planning legislation and development management.

The aim of the course is to provide you with a sound and critical knowledge of the planning system, enabling you to apply this knowledge in your job as a planning or development surveyor.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • examine planning policy and evaluate its effectiveness in delivering development
  • evaluate the role of the planning process
  • assess current planning policy
  • evaluate the multi-disciplinary nature of planning and development practice
  • appraise information from multiple sources
  • identify and critically evaluate national, regional and local planning policy, and determine its relevance.

A CPD certificate will be issued upon successful completion of the course.

Successful completion can also contribute 15 credits towards a postgraduate award.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: cpdbe@ntu.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

This course will include:

  • development plans
  • planning applications and the appeal process
  • how to provide advice to clients about the planning process
  • the role of local government, central government and agencies
  • the relationship between sustainable development, climate change and the planner.

How to apply

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Further information on how to apply

Need help with your application?
For admissions related enquiries please contact us:
Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418