Urban Planning Double Majors

Bachelor of Design

Urban Planning double majors can be completed with Civil Systems, Computing, Construction, Digital Technologies, Graphic Design, Landscape Architecture, Mechanical Systems, Performance, Property and Spatial Systems.

Urban Planning / Civil Systems

Semester 1 Intake (Specialist Maths 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

MAST10006 Calculus 2

Elective

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

ENGR10005 Statics

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

MAST20029 Engineering Mathematics

ENGR20004 Engineering Mechanics

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

ENEN20002 Earth Processes for Engineering

ENGR20003 Engineering Materials

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

ENGR30002 Fluid Mechanics

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

CVEN30009 Structural Theory and Design

CVEN30010 Systems Modelling and Design

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this double major.
  • This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Maths 3/4. 
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Computing

Semester 1 Intake (Specialist Maths 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

MAST10006 Calculus 2

COMP10003 Media Computation

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

COMP10002 Foundations of Algorithms

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

COMP20007 Design of Algorithms

COMP20008 Elements of Data Processing

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

INFO20003 Database Systems

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

INFO30005 Web Information Technologies

COMP30023 Computer Systems

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

COMP30019 Graphics and Interaction

COMP30022 IT Project

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this double major.
  • This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Maths 3/4. 
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Construction

Semester 1 Intake (Maths Methods 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

ABPL10005 Understanding the Built Environment

BLAW10001 Principles of Business Law

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

CONS10001 Principles of Building

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

ABPL20042 Construction of Residential Buildings

ABPL20036 Environmental Building Systems

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

CONS20002 Measurement of Building Designs

ABPL20053 Construction of Concrete Buildings

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

ABPL30046 Steel and Concrete Structural Systems

ABPL30055 Construction Management

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

ABPL30044 Capstone: Industry Partner Project Studio

ABPL30039 Construction Contract Administration

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Digital Technologies

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

COMP10003 Media Computation

ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

INFO10003 Fundamentals of Interaction Design

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

COMP20008 Elements of Data Processing

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

INFO20004 Usability Evaluation Methods

INFO20003 Database Systems

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

INFO30005 Web Information Technologies

INFO30009 Game Design

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

INFO30008 Capstone: Interactive Technology Project

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Graphic Design

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation

FINA10026 Critical and Theoretical Studies 1

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

GDES10001 Graphic Design 1: Image and Text

FINA10032 Critical and Theoretical Studies 2

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

GDES20001 Graphic Design 2: Image and Media

FINA20029 Critical and Theoretical Studies 3

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

GDES20002 Colour Studio

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

GDES30001 Infographics Studio

GDES30002 Branding

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

Capstone: GDES30003 Graphic Design Studio 3

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Landscape Architecture

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

ABPL10004 Global Foundations of Design

ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

ARCH10003 Design Studio Alpha

LARC10001 Natural History

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

ARCH20001 Design Studio Beta

ARCH20004 Digital Design

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

ARCH20002 Design Studio Gamma

LARC20001 Designing Living Systems

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

ABPL30042 Landscape Studio: Urban Open Space

LARC30001 Site Tectonics

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

ABPL30061 Capstone: Landscape Studio: Designed Ecologies

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Mechanical Systems

Semester 1 Intake (Specialist Maths 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

MAST10006 Calculus 2

PHYC10005 Physics 1: Fundamentals (not required for those who have completed VCE Physics)

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

ENGR10005 Statics

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

ENGR20004 Engineering Mechanics

MAST20029  Engineering Mathematics

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

COMP20005 Engineering Computation

ELEN20005 Foundations of Electrical Networks

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

MCEN30018 Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

MCEN30017 Mechanics and Materials

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

MCEN30020 Systems Modelling and Analysis

MCEN30014 Capstone: Mechanical Design

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • Mathematical knowledge equivalent to a study score of at least 25 in VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4 is required to undertake this double major.
  • This course plan reflects entry with a study score of at least 25 in VCE Specialist Maths 3/4. 
  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Performance Design

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation

FINA10026 Critical and Theoretical Studies 1

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

MUSI10223 Sound in Performance

FINA10032 Critical and Theoretical Studies 2

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

FINA20043 A History of Light in Performance

ARCH20004 Digital Design

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

FINA20040 Figure Studio

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

FINA30022 Space Studio

FINA30023 Space in Performance

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

FINA30024 Performance Design Studio

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Property

Semester 1 Intake (Maths Methods 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

MKTG10001 Principles of Marketing

Elective

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

Elective

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

PROP20001 Finance for Built Environment

PROP20002 Design and Property Principles

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

PROP20003 Design and Property Industry Studies

BLAW10001 Principles of Business Law

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

ABPL30059 Property Case Studies

PROP30001 Valuation of Land and Buildings

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

PROP30003 Capstone: Design and Property Studio

PROP30002 Sustainable Management of Design Assets

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.

Urban Planning / Spatial Systems

Semester 1 Intake (Maths Methods 3+4)

Year 1
Semester 1

PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future

ENVS10006 Mapping Environments

MAST10005 Calculus 1 OR MAST10006 Calculus 2

Breadth

Year 1
Semester 2

PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning

PROP10001 Economics and Cities

MAST10007 Linear Algebra

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 1

ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global

GEOM20013 Applications of GIS

COMP20005 Engineering Computation

Breadth

Year 2
Semester 2

PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places

INFO20003 Database Systems

GEOM20015 Surveying and Mapping

Breadth

Year 3
Semester 1

PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop

Planning Social Research Workshop

CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis

GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment

Year 3
Semester 2

ABPL30060 Capstone: Urban Precinct Studio

GEOM30013 Land Admin Systems

GEOM30012 Capstone: Integrated Spatial Systems

  Subject Leading to a Major   Major subject   Second Major subject   Elective subject   Breadth subject

Note:

  • This is a sample course plan only. Subjects offered may change from year to year. You will be advised of current subject offerings prior to subject selection and enrolment.