University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Architecture and Landscape Architecture

This course is a unique opportunity to qualify as both an architect and landscape architect. It is open to students with previous combined or separate degrees in both architecture and landscape architecture. The degree is awaiting prescription from the RIBA at Part 2, LI Part 3 and the ARB. Your study focuses on a range of themed, design-based studios dedicated to specific areas of practice or research. There are compulsory modules in landscape architecture, humanities, management, building and plant sciences, and an integrated architecture and landscape architecture project. To qualify as an architect, you'll produce at least one comprehensive design project. You'll also have the opportunity to work with local or regional groups on a real-life challenge through our Live Projects initiative.

Entry requirements

BA Architecture and Landscape Architecture combined degree, or BA Architecture and a separate BA Landscape Architecture, 2:1 or equivalent, from a RIBA/ARB/LI-approved institution, along with one year in practice. You should have RIBA Part 1 or equivalent. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules

Design 1, 2 and 3; Theory and Research; Environment and Technology 1 and 2; Management and Practice 1 and 2, Urban Landscape Planning; Professional Practice, Law and Contracts; Design Research Study; Live Projects; Design Report; Special Project.

Assessment methods

Each module is assessed individually, either by formal written examination or by coursework. To qualify as an architect, students produce at least 1 comprehensive design project. Students also have the opportunity to work with local or regional groups on a real-life challenge through the Live Projects initiative.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MArch Full-time September 2016 - 2 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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