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Urban Design School (Day 2): Urban Design Skills

This event is part of the Urban Design Foundations Course but can also be attended as an individual event. To learn more and book onto the entire course, go here:

Day 2 of the Urban Design School will build on the learnings from Day 1 and apply them in practice. In this hands-on skills session, attendees will apply urban design techniques to analyse a real development site and work in groups to design a concept masterplan for the site.

Experienced practitioners will tutor the groups and provide constructive feedback.


Dr. Gillian Horn, Architect & Researcher, Questions of Design
Hugo Nowell, Director, Urban Initiatives Studio
Helen Goodwin, Head of Programmes, and
Ross O’Ceallaigh, Programme Manager, Design South East

Key Details

  • Date: Monday 26th September 2022
  • Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm (Arrive from 09:30am)
  • Location: Darwin Conference Suite, Darwin College, University of Kent,  Canterbury, CT2 7NY

What’s included:
Supporting materials, refreshments and buffet lunch. Free parking at the venue.

Not included: Travel costs to and from the venue. Parking fees/charges.

Booking Details

Kent Design members: 3 places for each member organisation (£135.00+VAT per additional place).
For a members free booking code please check with your Key Contact or email us at:

Non-members: £150.00 pp + VAT.

The following organisations will be attending:

Ashford Borough Council / Barratt Developments Plc / Canterbury City Council / Dover District Council  / Ebbsfleet Development Corporation / Folkestone & Hythe District Council / Gravesham Borough Council / Medway Council / On Architecture / Rother District Council / Sevenoaks District Council / Thanet District Council


A flavour of what to expect (some images from similar events we have run):

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