University of Sheffield
This studio-based course will help you develop your own distinctive design practice. You'll explore design processes and methodologies. There are opportunities to work on real-life projects with local and regional groups. You can take the course as a stand-alone MA or as preparation for a PhD via our PhD by Design programme.
MA: A 2.1 Honours degree or an equivalent qualification related to design in the built environment, such as architecture, landscape architecture or town planning. Applicants with professional design experience are encouraged to apply. A portfolio of work should also be provided. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules Special Design 1 'Live Project' Design Project 1 and 2 Reflections on Architectural Design Thesis Design Project Environment and Technology in Design You will be able to choose a route of study based on your area of interest from options available. Optional modules Choose from a range of optional modules. These might include: Reflections on Architectural Education Critical Spatial Theory Politics of Architecture and Urban Design Future Climates and Architecture Building Environmental Simulation and Analysis Parametric Architectural Geometry Elements of Computational Design Materials for Low Impact Building Theory and Research in Design Conservation and Regeneration Principles and Approaches Participation in Architecture and Urban Design History and Theory of Urban Design
Students are assessed on course assignments and examinations, design thesis and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||6,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||6,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||17,250 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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