UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Architectural History

This course provides a coherent and intensive forum in which students develop independent approaches to the subject; graduates progress to academic, journalistic, curatorial and architectural professions with diverse skills in established and emerging subjects, theories and methodologies.

Entry requirements

Minimum qualifications are a 2nd Class Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard; a 2nd acceptable qualification is a degree of lower than 2nd Class Honours standard, or an equivalent overseas qualification, in a subject appropriate to the programme, plus extensive background and experience in the field; the latter implies considerable experience as a professional at a senior level; for applicants without a 1st degree or full professional membership, but with relevant and substantial work experience in the field, a special qualifying examination may be set.

Course modules

Core modules: Critical methodologies of architectural history; research and dissemination of architectural history. Options: Students choose 4 of the following: Architecture in 19th- and 20th-century Britain; the representation of cities; theorising practices (architecture, art and urbanism); history and theory of digital design; materialist ecological architectures; multiple modernities architecture; practices of criticism.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, lectures, building and gallery visits, film screenings, group working and one-to-one tutorials, and a field trip (optional); assessment is through coursework, consisting of short exercises, classroom presentations, and longer essays for individual modules, a 10,000-word report and oral examination, and verbal presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MA Variable September 2016 - 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,765 per Year 1 (International) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Bartlett Graduate Faculty Clerk
Telephone number: 
020 3108 9018