Undergraduate

Second Major/Minor in Urban Governance

  • Learning Outcome

    The Urban Governance programme aims at providing students with:

    • Identify and familiarize themselves with the basic approaches and key theories in urban planning and management, sustainability of cities, and social and public policy-making

    • Apply the basic approaches and key theories in urban planning and management, sustainability of cities, and social and public policy-making

    • Analyse, interpret and reflect upon the urbanization process and the development of sustainable cities, and their impacts on and relationships with civil societies in the modern world

    • Demonstrate and develop a working understanding of the role and influence of urban governance on public policies, along with economic, social and cultural development in the modern society

    • Effectively apply a range of transferable skills in academic, professional and social settings

    • Contribute towards the improvement of the well-being of citizens in urban areas