University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Landscape Research

This course enables you to research and write a dissertation on a specialist topic within the field of landscape design and landscape science. As well as earning a masters, you'll graduate with a research proposal that can then form the basis of a PhD. Some parts of the course are delivered through modules taught in other departments, e.g. the Department of Town and Regional Planning.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in a relevant subject such as ecology, geography, architecture, engineering or fine art.

Course modules

Compulsory modules provide background in research techniques and approaches. Optional modules focus on specialist areas within landscape and planning studies.

Assessment methods

There are lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials. You're assessed on coursework assignments and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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0114 222 0600