When you study urban design, you’ll learn how cities can be designed to better accommodate dense populations, while also responding to key challenges such as climate change, public health, urban mobility and housing affordability. 

Upon graduation, you’ll be ready for a career in urban design and have the skills required to forge a successful career within architecture and landscape architecture firms, in local government planning authorities or local councils.

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The Swinburne Advantage

An undergraduate degree must be about more than just knowledge – it’s also job readiness, professional experience and access to further opportunities. 

We partner with leading Australian and global organisations to offer students authentic workplace experiences. Our degrees can include placements, internships, industry-linked projects, study tours and more. This is your chance to work on real-life projects, solve day-to-day challenges in your field and gain the professional skills that put knowledge into practice. You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence, knowing you have what it takes to land a job by graduation or even before. 

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