Taught course

Sustainable Buildings and Environments

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree in an RIBA/ARB accredited Part 1 course, or international equivalent. We will also accept applicants who have a Part 2 or Part 3 RIBA/ARB qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Sustainable Buildings and Environments MSc enables you to gain proficiency in designing sustainable buildings and built environments.

You will be set the challenge of designing to reduce the carbon footprint, without compromising the socio-cultural and economic significance of your architectural designs.

The course is designed for architects and is fully integrated with the Masters in Architecture (MArch) design studio. This sets it apart from other sustainable buildings courses in the UK.

Leading academics and practitioners in sustainable buildings design contribute to the course, demonstrating how sustainability thinking on a national and international level can inform projects. These include experts from:

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Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 3 English Language requirements: Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See our course fees and funding web page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Nicola Rutherford, Postgraduate Taught Secretary, School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape
Email
nicola.rutherford@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 6509