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MScSustainable Architecture Studies

Tuition fee £16,000.00 per year
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Expenses, accommodation, working etc.

sheffield.ac.uk/..architecture-studies-msc 

Overview

The course provides the opportunity to develop a portfolio of advanced skills and knowledge across several architectural disciplines, with a focus on sustainable architectural design.

You’ll study the key principles of sustainable architecture and work on real projects – refurbs and new builds – with real clients. Our teaching staff are leading researchers in lighting, acoustics, modelling, building performance and materials with low embodied carbon.

The course equips students with a comprehensive knowledge of sustainable architecture and the techniques involved. We will also show you how to plan, conduct and record your own research.

Programme structure

Core modules

Building Environmental Simulation and Analysis
Renewable Energy
Sustainable Design Project 1
Sustainable Design Project 2
Principles of Building Physics for Sustainable Design
Sustainable Design Thesis Project

Optional modules

Materials for Low Impact Buildings – Theory
Materials for Low Impact Buildings – Practical

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Tutorials
Practical computer work

Assessment

Course-based assignments
Exams
Dissertation

Career opportunities

Our graduates are sustainabilty specialists. Many of them work in architecture and design practices, for government departments or international charities. Others go on to doctoral research with the potential to influence the global agenda on sustainabity. With this post-qualification degree, you could move on to a senior position or further academic research and teaching.

Apply now!
Application start
Aug 1, 2017
Pre-deadline
May 1, 2018 23:59 (GMT)

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.