The Master of Urbanism and Spatial Planning (MaUSP) is a design-oriented programme. Each semester students will participate in design studio. In the final semester students can choose between a design studio that turns into a thesis, or a proposed own topic (home country or other). KUL consists of a large network of international relations allowing for good exchange of knowledge.
Students have to choose from a wide variety of studios:
Fall 2017 studios (academic year 2017-2018):
Studio Brussels North Side Stories (Belgium), urban analysis and concepts studio.
Studio HH: NS / EW Limburg (Belgium), urban design studio
Studio Alternative Futures for the Antwerp Airport (Belgium), participatory planning studio
Spring 2018 studios (academic year 2017-2018):
Socio-Ecological Urbanisms + Climate Change - Yangtze River Delta (China).
Socio-Ecological Urbanisms + Climate Change - Zambeze (Mozambique)
Socio-Ecological Urbanisms + Climate Change - Guayaquil (Ecuador)
Cyclic Urbanisms, Eurometropole (Belgium)
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