University of Dundee
Renewable Energy and Zero Carbon Buildings
This course develops the knowledge and skills base needed by construction sector professions to deliver regionally focused and contextually responsive solutions for a new generation of very high performance buildings.
An Honours degree at 2.1 or above in architecture; engineering; planning; building services; geography; science or related disciplines or an ability to demonstrate considerable experience in a relevant field; English language requirement: IELTS of 6.5 (or equivalent), if the applicants 1st language is not English.
Principles of sustainable built environment; sustainable construction materials and techniques; forestry and advanced timber construction; foundations for renewable energy; January to April (intermediate to micro scale); zero carbon and ultra-low energy housing; sustainability assessment and whole life value; renewable energy in buildings; intelligent buildings strategic design and management; sustainability in contemporary cities; research methods and research planning; research project.
Assessments are through written assignments and reports, design-based studies and a major research thesis.
There are Scottish Funding Council funded places available for eligible students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|