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MSc Cities and Global Development

Course director Dr Gabriel Silvestre discusses the MSc Cities and Global Development. This 12 month course is aimed at those wishing to acquire the skills and knowledge to pursue careers in…

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MA Urban Design and Planning

Course director Dr Bobby Nisha discusses the MA Urban Design and Planning course, which is a 12 month course and jointly delivered with the School of Architecture, and accredited by the Royal Town…

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Undergraduate Study with Urban Studies and Planning

Discover what makes the Department of Urban Studies and Planning unique. Hear from our Head of Department, as well as the Undergraduate Programme Director about what our courses entail, and get the…

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Level 1 Field Class to York (2018)

70 first year students recently went on a field class to York, where they had the opportunity to experience firsthand many of the themes and ideas that they have been taught in lectures and seminars.

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Planning Research Conference 2018 - Plenary Panel 1

The first of two plenary panels from the 2018 UK Ireland Planning Research Conference, hosted in Sheffield, with the title of 'In Search of Alternative Futures'. Speakers: Greg Fell,…

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Landscape50: Julian Agyeman

Professor Julian Agyeman from Tufts University on 'Just Sustainabilites', policy, planning and practice.

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Landscape50: Richard Weller

Professor Richard Weller on the choice of historical importance facing Landscape Architecture

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Landscape50: Nigel Dunnett

Professor Nigel Dunnett explores the fundamental importance of nature in our cities

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Tom Goodfellow wins IJURR Best Prize

Dr Tom Goodfellow has won the IJURR Best Article Prize 2017 for his research paper 'Urban Fortunes and Skeleton Cityscapes: Real Estate and Late Urbanization in Kigali and Addis Ababa'.

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PGT Open Day Presentation

Dr Stephen Hincks talks about our postgraduate programmes, the department of urban studies and planning and the career opportunities available to you after your degree with us.

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11th December 2017 "21st Century Design Skills for the Built Environment" Conference

Recording of the conference proceedings held on 11th December 2017, sponsored by the HEFCE funded "Developing Design Consultants of the Future" project.

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Play in Housing Areas

Helen Woolley introduces Kate Bradshaw from Sheffield City Council who talks about their collaborative research project on the use of spaces in housing areas. Please note: Kate has a throat…

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Why has migration become such a contentious issue in Europe?

Ronald Van Kempen is a Professor of Urban Geography at the Faculty of Geosciences of Utrecht University, the Netherlands. Here, he offers his views on how academics can assist with the worldwide…

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How easy is it for migrants to integrate in the UK?

Comment from Madeleine Sumption, who is Director of the Migration Observatory at the University of Oxford. The Migration Observatory provides impartial, independent, authoritative, evidence-based…

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The Migration Debate in Sub-Saharan Africa

Dr Oliver Bakewell offers a brief insight into the migration debate in Sub-Saharan Africa at the governance level.

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What are the benefits of a multi-cultural city?

Abdi-aziz Sulieman came to the UK and to Sheffield as a child as an asylum seeker from Somalia. As President of our Students' Union (2012-2013) he co-founded our #WeAreInternational campaign…

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