University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Architectural Engineering Design

With the skills to design buildings that meet environmental performance targets you can compete for work in international markets. Your study will include the building services and structural and architectural aspects of the built environment. The course prepares you for a career as a consultant engineer, sustainability consultant or researcher. This programme is only available for full-time study.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree in a scientific or engineering subject. Applicants with architectural qualifications and evidence of mathematical skills, are encouraged to apply. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules:
Building Environment Simulation and Analysis; Building Technology and Research Skills; Thermodynamics for Buildings; Computational Fluid Dynamics; Design for a Sustainable Environment; Renewable Energy; Urban Microclimate; Architectural Engineering Design Project.

Examples of optional modules:
Materials for Low Impact Buildings Theory; Elements of Computational Design I.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include formal exams; coursework assignments; dissertation with oral exam.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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