Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Sustainable Building Design

This programme provides theoretical and practical foundations to deal with classical services engineering issues, combined with the necessary holistic understanding of the range of issues that sustainable community design involves; there is a specific focus on tailoring the course for an individual's interests through a framework of optional modules within a wider worldview approach; students take part in a 3 week residential course in an established ecovillage, Findhorn in the north of Scotland, where they gain hands-on experience in sustainable community design and ecovillage practice; the aim of the course is to provide graduates from a wide range of backgrounds and educational experience with multidisciplinary knowledge and skills in aspects of ecologically sound settlement design.

Sponsorship information

Various awards may be available on a competitive basis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 EUR 1,162 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 EUR 1,162 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,690 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,180 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,162 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland
Virtual Learning Environment

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator, School of the Built Environment
Telephone number: 
0131 4514650