Taught course

Architectural Design

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Architecture
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree or an equivalent qualification related to design in the built environment, such as architecture, landscape architecture or town planning.

Your degree doesn’t have to be design- based. If you have a lot of professional design experience we’ll consider your application.

We’d like to see your portfolio to get an idea of your design abilities. And we may ask you to come to an interview.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This studio-based course will help you develop your own distinctive design practice. You’ll explore design processes and methodologies. There are opportunities to work on real-life projects with local and regional groups. You can take the course as a stand-alone MA or as preparation for a PhD via our PhD by Design programme.

Teaching

Learning is through studio-based design work with individual and group tutorials, block seminars and workshops, traditional lecture modules, live projects involving real clients and real community projects.

Assessment

You’ll be assessed on course assignments, design thesis and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
architecture-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 0309