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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Housing Management / Development

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The course fully integrates all of the academic and practice components of the professional qualification of the Chartered Institute of Housing. We’ll help you to develop the skill set required to further your career with housing organisations in the social, private and voluntary sectors in a highly competitive age. Our graduates usually find relevant work very quickly after completing their studies.

This route blends occasional teaching sessions on campus with a significant element of online study giving you the ideal learning experience in a format which is accessible and engaging.

Aimed at those already working in the housing sector, our Housing Studies course will help you develop your career further. Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing, the syllabus covers all aspects of housing services, including:

  • sustaining communities
  • governance and law
  • housing organisations
  • health and wellbeing

With a focus on achieving better housing for all, you’ll acquire the front-line knowledge and competencies needed to tackle issues in housing and homelessness in Scotland and throughout the UK. You’ll be introduced to the most up-to-date ideas and debates in housing.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

On completion of this module, you will be able to assess the roles of the range of stakeholders involved in housing governance, including understanding the concept of housing policy networks and the operation of the housing policy community. Plus Analyse and relate the Scottish, UK and EU mechanisms and structures for housing governance.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£2,167

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,767

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.