Bachelor of Arts in Regional and Urban Planning Program By University of Saskatchewan |Top Universities

Bachelor of Arts in Regional and Urban Planning

Bachelor of Arts in Regional and Urban Planning

  • QS World University Rankings
    458
  • Degree BA
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
Planners balance science, aesthetics and community interests in the planning of healthy urban, rural and regional communities and environments. They work with community members, developers and elected officials to create places that optimize the use or preservation of society’s environmental, economic, social, cultural aesthetic, and infrastructure assets. You will learn about the challenges of managing urbanization in a variety of contexts and about the latest innovations in planning policy and design. Some of the topics you’ll study include: land-use planning that integrates modern technologies, active transportation and transportation infrastructure, climate change solutions, energy conservation, protecting water supplies, and caring for natural areas. You will learn about community engagement, policy analysis and government processes, economics, planning and development law, geomatics, and conflict resolution.