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JCU Planning is a leader in urban design. A focus on improving livability in a changing climate develops graduates who deliver functional, sustainable towns and cities. Excel with a degree independently accredited and rated five stars for skills development*.

Think resilience

JCU Planning has a distinctive focus on strong, sustainable urban design resilient to disasters in a tropical location – a region with 40 per cent of the global population.

Design compassionate cities

JCU students benefit from meaningful partnerships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and local governments, building knowledge that can help shape the world.

Develop a future focus

Experience urban design and sustainable town planning on multiple levels. JCU students have opportunities to visit regional towns and international design landmarks like the Helix Bridge in Singapore.

Experiential learning

JCU Planning graduates use knowledge developed through project-based learning and internships, as experience has no substitute.

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Why I chose JCU Planning

*Good Universities Guide 2018