University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Architectural Design (International)

Students on this course develop skills in advanced design, analysis and architectural critique designing complex buildings in a variety of contexts and addressing social, cultural and environmental issues.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Design studies 4a - to care (part 1); design studies 4b - to care (part 2); cultural studies 4; design studies; cultural studies 5; professional studies 5; dissertation; portfolio. Elective modules: Special study project 4; mentoring and architectural pedagogy; the history and theory of architectural conservation; the theory of architectural conservation; urban design history; urban theory; urban landscape design; sustainability; international workshop; cultural and behavioural factors in architecture and urbanism.

Assessment methods

Full-time students are examined over Years 1 and 2 on all aspects of the course. The MArch degree normally requires further assessment over the summer semester. This will be on an aspect of the diploma project that is explored to a greater level of detail.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 21 Months
Master of Architecture - MArch Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,800 per (Year 1) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Telephone number: