Taught course

Architectural Design

Institution
University of Plymouth · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business
Qualifications
MA

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Entry requirements

You are required to have a 2.2 degree (50 per cent or above) in degree studies, design mark of 55 per cent or above in final degree year design. We also require references from previous university, employer and / or similar. Work experience for approximately 12 months in an architect’s office or other professionally relevant activity is highly desirable, though not required. For an informal discussion about MA Architectural Design please contact the programme leader at ada@plymouth.ac.uk Following completion of the MA Architectural Design programme, you'll have the opportunity to continue study on the RIBA-validated MArch Architecture programme, MRes Architecture or MPhil/PhD Architecture programmes.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This one year MA Architectural Design programme aims to support you in developing proficiency in architectural design, in the process of developing both an urban design and a detailed building / spatial design. Your study will be set in an exploration of new urban forms which are being generated in response to the changing nature of cities, notably increasing regional and global connectivity, and shifting cultural, economic, ecological, political, social and physical conditions and demands.

Information for international students

If you have overseas qualifications you can check their comparability with the UK equivalent through the UK National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC), who provide an advisory service.

ELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent required for overseas/EU students.

The UK is no longer part of the European Union. EU applicants should refer to our Brexit information to understand the implications.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
admissions@plymouth.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1752 585858