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MARCH Architecture (2 years)

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP-21

Key information
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Qualification type

MArch - Master of Architecture

Subject areas

Architecture (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course summary

  • Participate in an innovative learning experience focusing on critical design, ecological attitudes and the role of architecture in society.
  • Explore diverse, cutting-edge forms of architectural practice.
  • Develop a global understanding of the subject on overseas field trips.
  • Engage in exciting projects alongside diverse communities, organisations and architects.

On this two-year course route, you will produce refined design and research projects - developing advanced skills in curating, and producing work for public, professional and community audiences. The course promotes and delivers excellence in building and urban design, and explores architecture as a complex, interdisciplinary and dynamic ecology. You’ll graduate not only with a Part 2 architecture qualification, but with a rigorously developed and creatively explored position within the discipline.

We also offer a degree apprenticeship version of this course, where you study alongside 30+ hours of employment a week.

How you learn

On this course, you'll experience creative studio teaching culture, and develop critical skills for future career in architecture.

We use our extensive local, national and international networks of architects to inspire and inform your work - allowing you to explore the subject in all its diversity.

The course provides a friendly, supportive and yet challenging experience, to which your own input and expertise is essential. Based around principles of collaboration, the course has three main agendas: The Praxis of Architecture, Social and Political Design, and Ecologies of Architecture.

You learn through

  • design portfolio
  • lectures
  • workshop sessions
  • coursework
  • exhibitions
  • essays and reports
  • field trips and practice visits

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • architecture
  • design
  • planning and urban design
  • various spatial practices
  • research and academia
  • construction

Modules

Sustainable City Ecologies A (15 Credits) - Core
Design Studio 4A (Extended) (75 Credits) - Core
The Praxis Of Architecture 2: Expanding Practice (15 Credits) - Core
The Praxis Of Architecture 1: Theory And Recent History (15 Credits) - Core
Critical Study (Extended) (30 Credits) - Core
Integrated Practice (15 Credits) - Core
Design Studio 6 (65 Credits) - Core
The Praxis Of Architecture 3: Developing Your Agenda For Practice (10 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£13,995

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Typically an Honours degree in Architecture, 2:2 or above, with RIBA Part 1 validation and ARB prescription, or Equivalent European qualifications, satisfying the EU Architects Directive 85/384/EEC.

University information

When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace. There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on...more

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