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MSc Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environments

MSc Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environments

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Sustainability Built Environment (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

With our MSc Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environment course you will build on your knowledge of interdisciplinary design and develop the leadership skills to help you rise to the top.

Our MSc in Design and Management of Sustainable Built Environments is ideal for urban planners, architects, building services engineers, facilities managers and performance assessors looking to progress their careers.

This master’s course is accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, and the Energy Institute. (Accreditation is reviewed periodically. Successful completion of this course satisfies the academic requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer.)

It provides an introduction to the fundamental subjects related to environmental design, operation and management, and an understanding of the latest theories and research. You will broaden your knowledge in environmental engineering, building design, energy efficiency and management, along with the application of digital technology and indoor environmental quality and wellbeing.

This course is offered as a one-year full-time course, or as a flexible modular course. The course is delivered through intensive residential weeks at our campus, supported through a professional online learning environment. Study over two years alongside your work commitments, or fast-track your studies with a one-year programme.

You will learn through a mixture of lectures, seminars, tutorials, guided reading, online resources and written assignments. Class sizes range from eight to 40 people and combine flexible and full-time students. All classes are taught in one-week intensive teaching blocks with assignment work between teaching weeks.

WHAT CAREER CAN YOU HAVE?

Graduates will typically find employment in environmental urban planning, architectural design, environmental engineering, facilities management, energy assessment, green building assessment and energy policy.

Different course options

Full time | University of Reading | 12 months | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

21-SEP-20

Modules

Building Information Modelling - Core
ICT and Energy Management - Core
Green Building Assessment - Core
Urban Microclimates - Core
Energy in Buildings - Core
Urban Sustainability - Core
Engineering Research Dissertation - Core
Sustainable Design and Management Principles and Practice - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,840

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,715

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). If you have other qualifications and a number of years' relevant work experience you are welcome to apply.